fictional characters Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?

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List Rules Characters from current shows only. Must be an American character over the age of 35 and living in current times.

If only we could elect a fictional character as president. As business tycoons and professional politician types attempt to make their way to America's top political office, many Americans are left wondering, “Where are my people? Where are the candidates that I could actually get behind?” Here’s a list of fictional characters who have what it takes to serve as Commander in Chief of the United States. Note that all these characters are on current shows and would actually qualify for office. They are all American citizens, at least 35 years old, and live in current times. So although a guy like Jon Snow from Game of Thrones seems to have all the proper qualities of a great American leader, he doesn’t actually fit the parameters.

So what makes a great president anyway? The potential contenders do not have to be political TV characters. However, they must display excellent leadership qualities, with the ability to not only drive a team to success, but to do it with the needs of American citizens in mind.

Imagine Dana Scully (The X-Files), Alicia Florrick (The Good Wife), or Saul Berenson (Homeland) in office. They would be on any list of TV characters who could be president. Although they are flawed (aren’t we all?), they are also hyper-intelligent, honest, brave, hard-working, and have the ability to lead even in the most difficult times.

Be sure to do your part and vote up which fictional politicians and current TV characters you think would make a great choice for president.

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Lexa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Lexa Kadosh

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Clarke Walters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Clarke Walters The 100

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Tom Kirkman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Tom Kirkman Designated Survivor - Put in office suddenly without any preparation.  On his first day he already handled a domestec crisis in Michigan nand an Internationla crisis with, who else, Iran.  And very well I might add.Even though he would be a ...

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Dana Scully is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Dana Scully The X-Files, The X Files 2, The X-Files

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Miranda Bailey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Miranda Bailey Grey's Anatomy, Grey's Anatomy

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Professor Annalise Keating is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Professor Annalise Keating How to Get Away with Murder

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Sheldon Cooper is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Sheldon Cooper The Big Bang Theory

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Lois Griffin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Lois Griffin Family Guy, Family Guy Presents: Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story, It's a Trap!

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James Gordon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
James Gordon Batman: The Animated Series, Batman, Gotham

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Howard Wolowitz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Howard Wolowitz The Big Bang Theory

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Stuart Bloom is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Stuart Bloom The Big Bang Theory

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Rick Grimes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Rick Grimes The Walking Dead

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Amy Farrah Fowler is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Amy Farrah Fowler The Big Bang Theory

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Marge Simpson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Marge Simpson The Simpsons, Do the Bartman, Stand Up to Cancer

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Sarah Connor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Sarah Connor Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Terminator: Genesis, Terminator Salvation

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Francine Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Francine Smith American Dad!

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Barbara Pewterschmidt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Barbara Pewterschmidt Family Guy, Family Guy Universe

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Selina Meyer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?

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Homer Simpson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Homer Simpson The Simpsons, Stand Up to Cancer, Do the Bartman

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Elizabeth McCord is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Elizabeth McCord Madam Secretary

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Leslie Winkle is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Leslie Winkle The Big Bang Theory

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Carter Pewterschmidt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Carter Pewterschmidt Family Guy, Family Guy Universe

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Stan Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Stan Smith American Dad!, Inside the CIA

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Glenn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Glenn The Walking Dead

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Olivia Pope is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Olivia Pope Scandal

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David Rossi is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
David Rossi Criminal Minds

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Claire Underwood is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Claire Underwood House of Cards

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Francis Underwood is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Francis Underwood House of Cards

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Olivia Benson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Olivia Benson Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

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Leonard Hofstadter is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Leonard Hofstadter The Big Bang Theory

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Claire Dunphy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Claire Dunphy Modern Family

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Frank Reagan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Frank Reagan Blue Bloods

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Saul Berenson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Saul Berenson Homeland

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Mindy Lahiri is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Mindy Lahiri The Mindy Project

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Walter O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Walter O'Brien Scorpion

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Leroy Jethro Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Leroy Jethro Gibbs NCIS, NCIS

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Alicia Florrick is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Alicia Florrick The Good Wife

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Seeley Booth is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Seeley Booth Bones

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Saul Goodman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Saul Goodman Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul

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Erin Reagan-Boyle is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Erin Reagan-Boyle Blue Bloods

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Raymond 'Red' Reddington is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Raymond 'Red' Reddington The Blacklist

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Beverly is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Beverly The Goldbergs

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Richard Webber is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Richard Webber Grey's Anatomy, Grey's Anatomy

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Brian Finch is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Brian Finch

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Meredith Grey is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Meredith Grey Grey's Anatomy, Grey's Anatomy

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Eli Gold is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Eli Gold The Good Wife

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Kevin Garvey is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Which Current TV Character Would Be the Best Choice for President?
Kevin Garvey The Leftovers