Clintons top survey

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 28 December, 1993, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 28 December, 1993, 12:00am

PRESIDENT Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton are the most admired man and woman in America, according to a CNN-USA Today poll.

Mrs Clinton was the choice of 22 per cent, ahead of Mother Teresa at 14 per cent, in the poll results broadcast by the Cable News Network.

The President, with 20 per cent, finished far ahead of his predecessor, George Bush, who was most admired by six per cent.

Ten per cent chose a friend or relative as their most admired man, while 11 per cent chose a loved one as their most admired woman.

Among most admired men, talk show host Rush Limbaugh tied with retired pro basketball star Michael Jordan with two per cent. Among the women, Oprah Winfrey tied with the Queen at two per cent.