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Poll was run by PredictWise with Pollfish on May 22, 2017.

Americans trust some specific news, just not the mainstream media in general.

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A plurality of Republicans think that federal government employees should not be able to freely criticize the president. A majority think that legal immigrants should not have that right.

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Americans believe that the president could sue for libel, which should make President Trump happy!

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Trust for intelligence agencies at a pretty low number for Republican voters after regular clashes with President Trump.

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Still 50 percent of Americans trust President Trump!

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Full Data Here at PredictWise.com.

The PredictWise and Pollfish survey received responses from 1,200 people on May 22 through online and in-app polling methods. We do not report margin of error because we do not believe it can be accurately estimated.

Tobias Konitzer is a PhD candidate in communication at Stanford University. Find him on Twitter @KonitzerTobias.
Sam Corbett-Davies is a PhD candidate at Stanford University in computer science. Find him on Twitter @SCorbettDavies.
David Rothschild is an economist at Microsoft Research. Find him on Twitter @DavMicRot.