Fox News Bias and Reliability Overview

Fox News posts news and information online 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It’s the digital partner to the cable news channel with the same name. Founded in 1996, Fox News is owned by Fox News Media, part of the Fox Corporation created by Rupert Murdoch. Ad Fontes Media rates Fox News in the skews right category of bias and as mixed reliability in terms of reliability.

Overall Score

A team of analysts at Ad Fontes Media regularly reviews articles and news programs to rate them in terms of bias and reliability. A weighted average of these ratings results in the overall score for the media source.

The bias rating, demonstrated on the Media Bias Chart®️ on the horizontal axis, ranges from most extreme left to neutral to most extreme right. The reliability rating, demonstrated on the chart’s vertical axis, rates sources on a scale from original fact reporting to analysis, opinion, propaganda and inaccurate/fabricated information.

The following are Fox News’ overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 32.61

Bias: 17.24

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

The following articles were reviewed by Ad Fontes Media analysts on the basis of reliability and bias. Each article was reviewed by at least three analysts: one conservative, one liberal and one moderate.

The team considers a variety of factors when rating a news article. To determine its reliability score, we consider the article’s veracity, expression, and its headline and graphics. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall reliability score.

To determine an article’s bias score, we consider its language, its political position and how it compares to other stories from other sources on the same topic. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall bias score.

Article URL Bias Reliability
Kamala Harris MIA during border crisis: Where is she?11.3332.97
Trump: Biden press conference will be nothing but 'softballs,' media 'protects him totally'2419.88
Tomi Lahren responds to Meghan Markle after Oprah interview: Do you think you're 'some kind of victim?'2323.64
COVID relief bill creates rift between mainstream Democrats and party's left flank4.6741.27
Biden tells town hall not all minorities 'know how to get online'1424.54
Tucker Carlson: The great Texas climate catastrophe is heading your way20.2923.67
Rubio doubles down on criticism of Trump impeachment trial: 'It's not even constitutional'11.638.91
Biden administration defends removing Churchill statue from Oval Office1935.7
Newt Gingrich: Biden says one thing, does the opposite2630.07
Biden tells Mexican president he will end Trump's 'draconian' immigration policies6.6743.96
Where's Biden's Beast? Here's why the new president doesn't have a new car047.44
Liz Cheney gets 2022 primary challenger after Trump impeachment vote5.6744.81
Capitol Police Officer Eugene Goodman, hero during riots, escorts Kamala Harris during inauguration148.51
Corey Johnson, Virginia killer of 7, executed after SCOTUS coronavirus ruling048.72
Penguin Random House staffers broke down in tears over release of Jordan Peterson book: report6.3345.15
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene vows to file articles of impeachment against Biden20.3329.31
Hannity urges McConnell to reject impeachment 'madness' in Senate: 'You should know better'2121.47
Conservatives flee to Parler following Twitter's permanent suspension of Trump13.6735.49
Twitter bans Trump, but Iranian ayatollah, Louis Farrakhan, Chinese propagandists still active10.6734.84
Tom Homan: Police at Capitol riots outnumbered, risked their lives and leadership failed them040.27
Hollywood reacts to US Capitol building protesters: ‘Sickened and saddened’034.43
Capitol protests sparked demonstrations outside statehouses across US7.3345.44
Trump $500B Black America plan designates KKK, Antifa as 'terrorist organizations'736.81
Breonna Taylor protests: Suspect in Louisville cop shooting facing assault charges as officers ID’d, 127 arrested6.2546.75
Democrats urging voters to move to Georgia before Senate runoff election — is it fraud?19.6725.47