How Well-Informed Are Citizens, and How Are They Getting Their News?
Posted: 9/9/2013  |  By: Karen Dunlap | Poynter
Two major news stories, the conflict in Syria and actions on the Affordable Care Act, raise two tough questions for news media and citizens:

The way the public gets news continues to change with digital — and especially mobileforms — gaining audiences. Some shifts raise questions about the amount and quality of news consumed. All that leads to the crucial question of what people know about major public issues.