Half of U.S. adults say they have avoided talking to someone because they thought that person might bring made-up news into the conversation t.co/vKg50Ws7gf t.co/t40IfHEatM —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

Three-in-ten college-educated newsroom employees have a degree in journalism, making it the most common college major of these workers. t.co/2yNANeP2HQ t.co/iZAJlzfYVT —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

RT @FactTank: State of the news media 2018:
▪️U.S. newspaper circulation lowest since 1940
▪️Cable news revenue grew
▪️Digital ad revenue grew. Most went to Facebook and Google
▪️Local TV news audience declined
▪️News website traffic seems to have leveled off
t.co/2mc1mH6clv t.co/aNXDxWTI4j —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

RT @pewmethods: A @pewjournalism survey conducted in 2018 examines how Americans get local news

Media Headlines:
- Google changes algorithm to highlight original reporting
- Virginia Lt. Gov. sues CBS
- Facebook expands local news tool
- New research on who pays for local news

Americans who prefer to get their local news in print are much more likely to pay for local news than those who prefer other platforms. t.co/kELRrI5AgI t.co/bPa1XcHXzD —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

RT @pewresearch: Welcome to our new followers working in journalism. If you are at please swing by our booth in the midway to say hello 👋 (booth 508) t.co/wfLicqK3ks —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

@ethan @pewresearch @asmitch Hi, @ethan, we would love to share our slides with you. If you send your request to [email protected] we can send you the slides that way. You can also view the full report the slides are based off of here: t.co/oIIZ5YjJhg —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

A look at the party differences in local news attitudes:

Most Americans – especially Republicans – say local journalists shouldn’t express views on local issues t.co/DIaQSTYbVD

—@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

A look at the party differences in local news attitudes:

Most Americans – especially Republicans – say local journalists shouldn’t express views on local issues t.co/DIaQSTYbVD

—@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

See follow up research on the demographics of the people interested in local news:

Older Americans, Black Adults and Americans With Less Education More Interested in Local News t.co/RJKZwpqbaS

ONA19LocalNews —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

You can find our report on local news habits here: t.co/QkoGgNu9cn

You can also pick up a hard copy of the report at the Pew Research Center booth in the midway!

—@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

@asmitch @cabrasted @mayorcantrell "There's a lack of understanding among much of the public that their subscription contribution is something that really matters, because they're not aware of the financial struggles their local outlets may be facing. "
- @asmitch —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

Director of Journalism Research @asmitch talking with @cabrasted and Beau Tidwell from @mayorcantrell's office about how local media can establish connections with the community at

See the report: t.co/QkoGgNu9cn t.co/c3Sduv58Ok —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

Our recent report on local news includes the specific city-level findings for 99 different areas.

Try it out here: t.co/lahEPMN2Oh

—@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

@asmitch "When we looked into the reasons why people weren't paying for local news, the most common one was that plenty of free content was available. But very few said it was because the news was low quality." t.co/rVtPDWfUT8 —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

@asmitch "There's definitely not much understanding of the difficult financial situation that their local news may be facing. And very few have paid directly for local news in the past year."

See the report: t.co/x2psfKhgj4 t.co/hkIDHG7Am2 —@[email protected] twitter.com/pewjournalism/stat

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