May 24, 2011
5/24: Michelle Obama Remains Fine First Lady
First Lady Michelle Obama is perceived favorably by about two-thirds of American voters. According to this Marist Poll, 66% of voters think well of Mrs. Obama while 17% do not. 17% are unsure how to rate her.
Michelle Obama continues to be well-received by voters. When Marist last reported this question in September, 65% thought highly of Mrs. Obama while 24% had an unfavorable view of her. 11%, at the time, were unsure how to rate her.
Mrs. Obama has grown in favor among the youngest voters. 83% of those 18 to 29 currently say they have a positive impression of Mrs. Obama compared with 71% who felt that way in September.