American Presidents Presidential Places Schedule Teachers

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March-December 1999
C-SPAN Survey
of Presidential Leadership

Viewer Survey Results Category:
Total Score/Overall Ranking

President's Name
Final Score 
 Overall Ranking
Abraham Lincoln
856
1
George Washington
840
2
Theodore Roosevelt
826
3
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
798
4
Thomas Jefferson
793
5
Ronald Reagan
771
6
Harry S. Truman
760
7
Dwight D. Eisenhower
720
8
James Monroe
707
9
James Madison
691
10
John Adams
676
11
John F. Kennedy
675
12
Woodrow Wilson
672
13
Andrew Jackson
663
14
John Quincy Adams
649
15
George Bush
648
16
James K. Polk
640
17
William McKinley
597
18
Lyndon Baines Johnson
589
19
Richard Nixon
571
20
Grover Cleveland
567
21
Calvin Coolidge
562
22
Gerald Ford
556
23
William Howard Taft
542
24
Zachary Taylor
518
25
Rutherford B. Hayes
517
26
Jimmy Carter
511
27
James Garfield
503
28
Ulysses S. Grant
503
29
Martin Van Buren
500
30
Benjamin Harrison
491
31
John Tyler
481
32
Herbert Hoover
476
33
Chester Arthur
472
34
William Henry Harrison
461
35
Bill Clinton
455
36
Millard Fillmore
437
37
Andrew Johnson
428
38
Franklin Pierce
410
39
Warren G. Harding
385
40
James Buchanan
366
41
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