The 15 Most Beloved U.S. Politicians

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During this tumultuous year, you may wonder if there is any government official who can unite us. That’s not likely, according to polling data from research firm YouGov.

Each week, the company polls a sample of people who mirror national demographics to see which politicians are their favorites — and ours. Their findings indicate that officials on both sides of the aisle have their fans, but there are few we all rally around. Only three figures are seen in a positive light by more than half of survey respondents.

Based on survey data from YouGov, here are the most popular politicians in America, as of the first week of September 2020. We start at the Number 15 and work the way to Number 1.

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