A new Harris poll lists the country’s favorite current affairs personalities, and topping the list is a familiar face in broadcast news, TVNewser.com reports.
ABC News veteran Diane Sawyer comes in at No. 1 in the survey, the story reports, with 23% of respondents naming her as one of their top three. Second on the list is CNN’s Anderson Cooper, named by 19%, with NBC’s Brian Williams also coming in at 19%.
Rounding out the top five are Bill O’Reilly and Barbara Walters, both at 15%. The rest of the top 10 consists of George Stephanopoulos (14%), Matt Lauer (13%), Katie Couric (13%), Rush Limbaugh (9%) and Sean Hannity (9%).
Two of the top 10 personalities also made the list of the three least favorite. Coming in at No. 1 on that list by a wide margin is Limbaugh, at 46%, followed by O’Reilly at 31%. Third least favorite is Nancy Grace at 23%.