New Poll: President Trump More Trusted Than the Media

Posted: Feb 19, 2017 12:00 PM

According to a new poll, Americans trust President Donald Trump to tell the truth more than reporters who cover his administration.

Nearly a majority of registered voter said that they have greater trust in the Trump administration while only 42 percent believe in reporters.

In a poll released on February 9th, President Donald Trump gained the trust of nearly half of America with 49 percent calling him truthful.  At that time, the media had a 53 percent disapproval rating from Americans

The poll also found that over 9-in-10 Republicans consider the media to be untruthful.

And contrary to many reports, Americans overwhelmingly support President Trump's executive order on immigration.