Poll: Hillary Clinton, Obama most admired

Clinton has topped survey 18 times

Author: By CNN Political Unit

Published On: Dec 30 2013 09:26:36 AM EST Updated On: Dec 30 2013 01:08:27 PM EST

(CNN) -
Talk about a streak.

Hillary Clinton is the most admired woman among Americans for the 12th-straight year, according to a national poll released Monday by Gallup.

And for the sixth straight year, the survey indicates President Barack Obama ranks as the most admired man.

Each year in an open-ended format, Gallup asks Americans to name the man and woman living anywhere in the world they admire most...