The U.S. Justice Department’s secret seizure of telephone records from the Associated Press has been drawing major headlines for several days. Voters have mixed feelings about the story, but 52% of Likely U.S. Voters think the media reacts more quickly to things that affect news organizations, reporters and their friends.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that just 23% disagree and don’t see media self-interest in their news choices. Twenty-five percent (25%) are not sure.