June 3, 2019

2. Political leaders, activists viewed as prolific creators of made-up news; journalists seen as the ones to fix it

Roughly three-quarters say a lot of made-up news is created about politics and elections … and far more Americans think a lot is created about national than local issues

A chart showing Roughly three-quarters say a lot of made-up news is created about politics and elections … and far more Americans think a lot is created about national than local issues