Overall Score

The following scores reflect ABC’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 49.47

Bias: -1.85

Reliability scores for articles and shows are on a scale of 0-64. Scores above 24 are generally acceptable; scores above 32 are generally good.

Bias scores for articles and shows are on a scale of -42 to + 42, with higher negative scores being more left, higher positive scores being more right, and scores closer to zero being the most neutral and/or balanced.

Individual Article Scores

Url Bias Quality
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/us-disrupted-alleged-russian-trolls-internet-access-midterms/story?id=61333049 -5.33 52.33
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/appeals-court-mueller-properly-appointed-orders-stone-aide/story?id=61327058 0.67 51.67
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/electoral-college-limits-campaign-playing-field-popular-voting/story?id=61794513&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_icymi_hed -10.00 32.00
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/facebook-agrees-hide-demographics-landlords-creditors-advertise/story?id=61792172&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_headlines_hed -2.33 52.33
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/donald-trump-trump-tropics-brazils-jair-bolsonaro-meet/story?id=61768235&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_icymi_hed -4.33 52.67
https://abcnews.go.com/US/body-cam-video-shows-deadly-north-carolina-police/story?id=62427653&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_headlines_hed 0.67 51.00
https://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/michigan-ag-review-2015-fatal-shooting-ice-agent-62438824?cid=clicksource_4380645_null_headlines_hed 0.00 49.33
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/mueller-report-release-nears-white-house-prepares-robust/story?id=62431076&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_card_hed -2.33 54.33
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/abortion-rights-group-asks-supreme-court-strike-louisiana/story?id=62460372 1.67 49.00
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/trump-attacks-omar-progressive-democrats-unhappy-pelosis-defense/story?id=62432041 -6.00 52.00
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/learned-2020-candidates-tax-returns/story?id=62419783 -0.67 47.67
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/michael-cohen-president-trumps-personal-attorney-long-time/story?id=61335129&cid=clicksource_4380645_1_heads_hero_live_hero_hed 3.50 56.75
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/republican-center-north-carolina-election-fraud-scandal-run/story?id=61333767 -0.75 53.25
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/trump-blasts-mccain-fan/story?id=61786010&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_hero_hed -12.25 50.75
https://abcnews.go.com/US/deferred-prosecution-deal-offered-england-patriots-owner-robert/story?id=61788743&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_headlines_hed 0.50 50.00
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/trump-vetoes-resolution-end-us-involvement-yemen/story?id=62444234&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_headlines_hed 9.75 48.00
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/takeaways-1st-major-fundraising-reports-2020-presidential-race/story?id=62430583&cid=clicksource_4380645_null_icymi_image -6.50 46.75
https://abcnews.go.com/US/states-attorney-kim-foxx-calls-jussie-smollett-washed/story?id=62450462 -1.00 50.00
https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/attorney-general-barr-asylum-seekers-held-bail/story?id=62452869 -2.75 43.50
https://abcnews.go.com/US/search-underway-fort-carson-soldier-disappeared-monday-night/story?id=62450625 0.56 54.00