63% of Americans Concerned about Disinformation in 2024 Elections
The most likely sources of disinformation were thought to be social media (42%) and the news media (40%). Only 11% thought foreign governments will be a main source of disinformation.
Who Do You Trust for Political News?
Americans were asked to rate 11 different sources of political news and information. As in past years, the highest-rated source was friends and family, with a trust level of 68%. The news media had a trust rating of 41%. Forty-seven percent (47%) of the public, however, said they didn’t trust political information from the news media.