Pew Research CenterJuly 30, 2020

Americans Who Mainly Get Their News on Social Media Are Less Engaged, Less Knowledgeable

U.S. adults in this group are less likely to get the facts right about COVID-19 and politics and more likely to hear some unproven claims.

Pew Research CenterApril 22, 2020

Older Americans continue to follow COVID-19 news more closely than younger adults

More than two-thirds of adults ages 65 or older said they were following news of the pandemic very closely.

Pew Research CenterApril 8, 2020

As newsrooms face coronavirus-related cuts, 54% of Americans rate media’s response to the outbreak positively

Many U.S. news organizations are covering the coronavirus pandemic while themselves facing financial pressure from the outbreak.

Pew Research CenterJanuary 24, 2020

Views about Ukraine-impeachment story connect closely with where Americans get their news

Many Democrats and Republicans hold divergent views of President Donald Trump’s withholding of military aid to Ukraine. But in today’s fragmented news media environment, party identification may not be the only fault line.