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Questions - George Stephanopoulos and Political News Coverage - May 17-18, 2015

Most Voters Expect Biased News Coverage of 2016 Presidential Race
46% Want Stephanopoulos Banned From Campaign Coverage
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National Survey of 965 Likely Voters
Conducted May 17-18, 2015
By Rasmussen Reports


1Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of George Stephanopoulos?


2* Stephanopoulos, a senior ABC News anchor and former Clinton White House official, has now acknowledged that he failed to disclose $75,000 in contributions he made to the Clinton Foundation. With Hillary Clinton running for president, should ABC ban Stephanopoulos from any programming related to the presidential campaign?


3* Are you more likely or less likely to believe the reporting on ABC News because Stephanopoulos failed to disclose this seeming conflict of interest? Or does it have no impact on your confidence in ABC’s reporting?


4* When it comes to the presidential campaign, will most reporters try to help or hurt Hillary Clinton, or will they try to offer unbiased coverage?


5* Do you trust the political news you are getting?


NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence