Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonObama shamefully lines pockets with 0K for Wall Street speech Dem senator fears Russian election interference could be ‘normalized’ The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE and Barbara Bush are the two most popular first ladies in the last 25 years, according to a poll released Friday.
According to a Wall Street Journal-NBC News poll, 27 percent choose Clinton — the first lady under Bill Clinton and a potential 2016 presidential candidate — as the one they admire most. Bush, the first lady under George H.W. Bush, has an equal amount of support.
Among all adults, Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaThe Hill's 12:30 Report Michelle Obama to participate in 'College Signing Day' with MTV Trump’s first 100 days saw liberal media derangement reach new heights MORE trails shortly behind with 24 percent picking her as the most admired first lady. Laura Bush, first lady under George W. Bush, is most admired by 17 percent.
Obama is the most favored among Democrats with 42 percent, with Clinton taking 39 percent. Barbara Bush is most popular among Republicans with 45 percent trailed by Laura Bush with 36 percent support.
Previous polling has found Barbara Bush and Laura Bush with the highest favorable ratings. A Gallup poll from March showed Barbara Bush with a 77 percent favorable rating, while Laura Bush has a 73 percent rating. Obama had a 66 percent favorable rating, while Clinton had a 56 percent rating.
The poll conducted April 23-27 of 1,000 adults has a margin of error of plus or minus 3.1 percent.