AP-NORC/USA Facts poll: Americans struggle to ID true facts
November 14, 2019
By NICHOLAS RICCARDI and HANNAH FINGERHUT Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and USA Facts finds that regardless of political belief, many Americans say they have a hard time figuring out if information is true.
Nearly two-thirds of Americans say they often come across one-sided information, and about 6 in 10 say they regularly see conflicting reports about the same set of facts.
The poll found that 47% of Americans believe it’s difficult to know if the information they encounter is true, compared with 31% who...