Thursday, November 3, 2016
VOTERS AGREE SYSTEM IS RIGGED
52% of registered voters say election media bias favors Clinton
Opinions about candidates are a strong predictor of perceived bias
Perceptions of bias are more partisan today than in 2004
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump frequently accuses the media of biasing its coverage of the 2016 election campaign in favor of his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton. A majority of registered voters (52%) agree with the Republican nominee. Meanwhile, 8% think the media favors Trump and 38% perceive no media bias.
Majority of U.S. Voters Think Media Favors Clinton