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Trump, Obama is bound, as the “most admired man’ for the first time: survey

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An annual Gallup poll, President Trump shows share the title of “most admired people” with the former President Barack Obama for the first time.

The Gallup poll between Dec. 2-15 and asked open-ended questions, on the living men and women, the most admired.

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Both Trump and Obama received 18 percent, while 11 percent of the participants chose someone you know, and 25 percent each to choose from.

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This is the first time trump ended up on the list, and the record-tying 12-time for Obama, who is now the former President Dwight Eisenhower ‘ s mark.

Others this year were in the top 10, the former President Jimmy Carter, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Pope Francis, sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt in., Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif, and Warren Buffett. None of them got more than 2 percent. That was Carter’s 29 times in the top 10, and the second under President Ronald Reagan, has 31 top-10 performances.

The survey, a sample of 1,025 employees from all 50 States and Washington, DC, at the age of 18 and above, and took place over the phone.

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The 2019, the vote was mostly along party lines, but not quite, because the 2 percent of the people, the Democrats chose Trump and 3 percent of Republicans chose Obama. Independents were closely split, with 12 percent for Obama and 10 percent for Trump.

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Michelle Obama had on the top spot for women, with 10 percent of the election. The First lady, Melania Trump, ranked second with 5 percent.

Others in the top 10 Oprah Winfrey, Hillary Clinton, teen climate activist Greta Thunberg, Queen Elizabeth II, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., German Chancellor Angela Merkel and former U.S. Ambassador to the U. N. Nikki Haley. The President’s daughter Ivanka Trump was chosen to be 1 percent of the respondents.

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