News and Guts Bias and Reliability Overview

News and Guts is a multimedia production company founded in 2015 by former news anchor Dan Rather. In addition to a focus on news and investigative reporting, the company covers issues related to science, technology, history, music, the arts, sports and social justice issues. News and Guts Media has offices in New York, San Francisco and Austin, Texas. Ad Fontes Media rates News and Guts in the skews left 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 News and Guts’ overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 36.50

Bias: -12.90

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 URLBiasReliability
America Giving Half a Billion Doses of Pfizer Vaccine to the Rest of the World-1344
Rep. Val Demings Will Challenge Marco Rubio For Senate & He Seems Concerned-12.3334
Biden's EPA Rolls Back Trump-Era Rule that Reduced the Number of Protected Wetlands-744.67
9/11 Style Commission on January 6th Riot Proposed by Bipartisan Congressman-146
Speaker Pelosi: "House Republicans Elevate Another Conspiracy Theorist to Leadership"-13.3334.33
Biden Sets New Vaccine Goal for 4th of July-247.33
COVID Misinformation Is Having A Devastating Impact On Latino Communities-4.6744.33
The Story Behind AOC's Nomination For Bernie Sanders-7.3347.67
Cindy McCain and Colin Powell Endorse Joe Biden-4.6751
Former GOP Congressman Charlie Dent Endorses Joe Biden-14.3341.67
California Burning: Wildfires Explode Across Bay Area-0.6739.67
Will Trump Leave if He Loses? WH Press Secretary Won’t Say-2023
As Donald Trump Complains "Nobody Likes Me," The U.S. Marks A Grim Milestone-1540.33
Rep. Louie Gohmert, Who Hasn't Been Wearing A Mask, Tests Positive For Coronavirus-13.3334.33
Lincoln Project Makes Major Ad Buy Against GOP Senators-19.3331.67
Donald Trump's "Racist" Promise To Those Living The "Surburban Lifestyle Dream"-1528.33
Oregon Governor Announces Federal Officers Withdrawing From Portland-2.6748.33
TIME 100: The Most Influential People of 2019-5.3336.67
LA Times: Teen molested by Catholic school teacher gets record $8 million from L.A. archdiocese-349.25
What If Fox Covered Trump Like They Did Obama?-8.533
CBS: American Airlines jet “nearly crashed” during takeoff at JFK last week-2.553
Mueller Report Release Date Set-447
CNBC: Trump picks Steve Dickson as permanent FAA head-550.33
Elizabeth Warren: "Get Rid Of The Electoral College"-1431.25
NBC News: Michael Cohen search warrants show federal probe began nearly a year earlier than known050