US presidents The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents  

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List Rules Presidents of the United States of America who served two full terms (no more, no less). Upvote those you think did the best job.

It is often said that being a two-term president is the goal of most politicians in America. The politicians on this list of American presidents did just that. They ran successful re-election campaigns and joined this list of the best two term presidents in the history of the United States. So who did the best job? These re-elected presidents, from George Washington to Barack Obama, had two terms to prove themselves and your votes will determine who did the best job.

Though some become lame duck presidents during their second terms as Commander in Chief, others began to find their groove and care less about the political ramifications of actually getting things done. Giving the president another shot at running the country is always an interesting move, and this list is here for you to upvote the one(s) you thought nailed it throughout their entire tenure in the Oval Office.

How many two term presidents have served the American people? 13 so far! Be sure to upvote the USA presidents you thought were the best at the job during their two terms and take a look at those who weren't as lucky, joining the ranks of one term president instead.
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414 87
George Washington is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
George Washington Whig Party - 1789-1797

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2
369 105
Thomas Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Thomas Jefferson Democratic-Republican Party - 1801-1809

3
255 115
James Madison is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
James Madison Democratic-Republican Party - 1809-1817

4
465 355
Ronald Reagan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Ronald Reagan Republican Party - 1981-1989

5
218 121
James Monroe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
James Monroe Democratic-Republican Party - 1817-1825

6
195 194
Ulysses S. Grant is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Ulysses S. Grant Republican Party - 1869-1877

7
453 477
Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Barack Obama Democratic Party - 2009-2017

8
325 415
Bill Clinton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Bill Clinton Democratic Party - 1993-2000

9
78 25
Theodore Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents

10
179 223
Andrew Jackson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Andrew Jackson Jacksonian Democratic Party - 1829-1837

11
190 224
Woodrow Wilson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Woodrow Wilson Democratic Party - 1913-1921

12
154 158
Grover Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Grover Cleveland Democratic Party - 1885-1889; 1893-1897

13
198 240
Lyndon B. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
Lyndon B. Johnson Democratic Party

14
286 400
George W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents
George W. Bush Republican Party - 2001-2008

15
34 34
Calvin Coolidge is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Two-Term U.S. Presidents