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News and Media

Explore Gallup's research.

Americans' focus on national politics is on the rise this year. Democrats and older Americans are particularly likely to report following national political news "very closely."

by Kristjan Archer and Zacc Ritter

With Americans' concerns about media bias growing, NewsLens was developed to explore the relationship further with the support of the public.

About one-quarter of Americans say the presidential COVID-19 briefings are a "major" source of information.

by Zacc Ritter

Just 3% of Americans with a conservative news diet view the news media favorably.

by Zacc Ritter

Americans are paying more attention to the news. Partisanship, not news diet, drives misperceptions of the coronavirus' lethality.

by Justin McCarthy

A solid majority of Americans do not want political campaigns to be able to micro-target them through digital ads.