Overall Score

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

Reliability: 31.82

Bias: -20.87

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://www.nbcnews.com/politics/donald-trump/trump-i-was-never-fan-john-mccain-i-never-will-n984971 -6.33 42.33
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/trump-vetoes-measure-end-u-s-involvement-yemen-war-n995281 -2.67 50.67
https://www.msnbc.com/the-beat-with-ari/watch/greenpeace-swamp-activist-who-trolled-trump-takes-over-the-news-1495795779714 -10.00 43.33
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/immigration/ruling-attorney-general-barr-means-thousands-more-migrants-may-wait-n995246 -5.33 53.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/gop-s-getting-scared-ocasio-cortez-swipes-back-after-republican-n995501 -18.67 36.33
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/notre-dame-fire-macron-s-vow-rebuild-cathedral-unrealistic-experts-n995311 1.00 44.33
Morning Joe -15.67 42.00
MSNBC Live with Stephanie Ruhle -11.00 36.00
MSNBC Live with Hallie Jackson -23.00 30.67
Velshi & Ruhle -15.33 39.33
MSNBC Live with Ali Velshi -21.00 28.67
MTP Daily -16.33 39.67
The Beat With Ari Melber -11.33 31.33
Hardball with Chris Matthews -27.33 23.33
The Rachel Maddow Show -14.33 36.67
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell -30.00 31.67
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams -19.33 41.67
Morning Joe First Look -12 34
Andrea Mitchell Reports -14.33333333 39
Velshi & Ruhle -12.66666667 38.33333333
MSNBC Live with Katy Tur -15 37.66666667
MTP Daily -13 41.66666667
The Beat With Ari Melber -21.33333333 32.66666667
Hardball with Chris Matthews -22.33333333 26.66666667
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell -27 20.66666667
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams -18.66666667 38.33333333
Kasie DC -13.33333333 37.66666667
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/trump-faces-hill-nightmare-michael-cohen-testifies-publicly-n976401?cid=par-nbc_20190227 -8.00 47.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/house-poised-pass-major-first-major-gun-bill-generation-n976526 -12.50 41.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/national-security/trump-approved-operation-disabled-russian-troll-farm-during-2018-midterms-n976381 -6.25 44.50
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/gop-rep-matt-gaetz-says-he-has-personally-apologized-michael-n977491 -2.50 52.75
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/woman-accused-assaulting-man-maga-hat-faces-possible-deportation-ice-n977451 2.75 56.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/cohen-testimony-suggests-ny-prosecutors-pose-major-danger-trump-n977461 -1.75 48.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/trump-begins-one-one-kim-jong-un-tempering-expectations-n977466 0.75 52.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/donald-trump/lawmakers-racial-dispute-mars-cohen-hearing-n977441 -2.50 48.50
https://www.nbcnews.com/card/ari-melber-we-just-saw-something-totally-extraordinary-n977216?cid=eml_onsite -12.50 37.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/trump-learns-limits-personal-power-home-beyond-n977921?cid=par-nbc_20190301 -14.50 34.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/schiff-real-question-if-trump-under-influence-foreign-power-n984911 -10.50 48.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/2020-election/midwest-voters-trump-country-face-historic-floods-call-climate-action-n985051 -15.75 37.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/surprise-medical-bills-lead-liens-homes-crippling-debt-n984371 -1.50 49.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/justice-department/cohen-investigation-began-2017-search-warrant-shows-n984776 -2.25 45.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/consumers-see-wellness-apps-way-meditate-improve-sleep-investors-see-n985011 -1.00 45.75
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/justice-department/california-man-set-bogus-websites-bernie-beto-defraud-donors-prosecutors-n985036 0.00 49.50
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/cat-cannibalism-report-discloses-questionable-gov-t-animal-experiments-n984546 -7.75 42.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/robert-kraft-offered-pretrial-deal-would-drop-solicitation-charges-against-n985021 -2.75 50.50
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/man-accused-setting-fire-3-black-churches-louisiana-charged-hate-n995286 -3.75 51.50
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/ice-deported-undocumented-father-whose-wife-died-serving-army-n995126 -9.25 50.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/crime-courts/woman-sought-denver-area-schools-lockout-following-serious-threat-n995256 0.50 50.75
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/ex-gov-bill-weld-primarying-trump-i-want-direct-shot-n995211 -0.25 46.50
https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/social-media/inside-bikini-photo-startup-six4three-s-scrappy-battle-put-facebook-n995016 -2.50 51.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/crime-courts/teen-accused-grandparents-deaths-had-pages-notes-about-how-he-n995291 -0.75 51.75
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/alan-dershowitz-sued-defamation-connected-epstein-sex-abuse-claims-n995271 -2.75 47.75
https://www.nbcnews.com/mach/science/stonehenge-was-built-descendants-neolithic-migrants-dna-study-shows-ncna995221 -0.75 45.75
https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/qualcomm-gains-30-billion-market-value-after-apple-settlement-n995571 0.00 49.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/business/consumer/carl-s-jr-sell-4-20-burger-infused-cbd-4-n995426 -4.75 46.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/business/economy/american-handbags-fish-tractors-20-billion-eu-tariff-list-over-n995326 -0.25 50.25
https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/who-s-not-enjoying-country-s-record-economic-growth-some-n995011 -0.75 41.75
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/house-committees-subpoena-trump-s-bank-records-n994991 -4.50 53.00
https://www.nbcnews.com/business/taxes/will-meghan-markle-s-prince-harry-s-baby-have-pay-n994731 0.25 46.75
https://www.nbcnews.com/business/autos/german-prosecutors-charge-former-volkswagen-ceo-martin-winterkorn-fraud-n994461 -0.50 47.50
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/peru-s-ex-president-garcia-shoots-himself-when-police-tried-n995351 0.00 55.25
MSNBC Live with Craig Melvin -17.50 47.50
Andrea Mitchell Reports -22.50 38.75
MSNBC Live with Katy Tur -18.00 39.25
Deadline: White House -13.50 30.50
AM Joy -22.50 34.25
PoliticsNation with Al Sharpton -30.00 15.50
MSNBC Live with Ali Velshi -21 32.5
Deadline: White House -25.25 30.25
AM Joy -18.25 32.75
PoliticsNation with Al Sharpton -24.25 25.25
MSNBC Live with Alex Witt -26 29.25