• CBS’ Major Garrett to journalists: Look to history for comfort during early Trump presidency

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    CBS’ Major Garrett to journalists: Look to history for comfort during early Trump presidency
    March 15, 2017

    When CBS News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett hears journalists worrying about being labeled the enemy of the Trump administration, he points to history.
  • White House press corps: We’re not whining, we’re working

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    White House press corps: We’re not whining, we’re working
    March 14, 2017

    “We’ve got to stop whining and just do our jobs,” Fox News Chief White House Correspondent John Roberts said Thursday at the 2017 Hurley Symposium, “Fact-Checking, Fake News and the Future of Political Reporting.”
  • Fact-checkers believe appetite for accuracy will grow despite a lack of trust in news

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    Fact-checkers believe appetite for accuracy will grow despite a lack of trust in news
    March 13, 2017

    Journalists for the three leading fact-checking organizations say their role is to examine the claims of politicians and present the facts, not persuade the public of certain conclusions.
  • Faux news in the digital age: Appendix 3

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    Faux news in the digital age: Appendix 3
    March 8, 2017

    The survey questions for Faux news in the digital age, part 3.
  • Faux news in the digital age: Appendix 2

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    Faux news in the digital age: Appendix 2
    March 8, 2017

    The survey questions for Faux news in the digital age, part 2.
  • Faux news in the digital age: Appendix 1

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    Faux news in the digital age: Appendix 1
    March 8, 2017

    The survey questions for Faux news in the digital age, part 1.
  • Faux news in the digital age: Survey results

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    Faux news in the digital age: Survey results
    March 8, 2017

    American adults believe they’re much less likely than their friends to share fake news stories on social media, but when pressed, nearly six in 10 will admit they’ve probably shared such a story by accident.