Hillary-Michelle Presidential Ticket for 2016?

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While Hillary Clinton has been denying reports that she is running for president in 2016, and Michelle Obama has not even mentioned it, many are dreaming of the two running in the next elections.

Two women running America, Mrs. Clinton for president and Mrs. Obama for vice president, would truly be a historical event, breaking the glass ceiling which prevented women from even attempting to run for president.

“All due respect for President Obama and Vice President Biden, but that would truly be a dream team for America,” former Clinton spokeswoman Karen Finney said. “Both women are proven effective leaders who’ve raised children, so dealing with Congress would be a snap!”

It seems many have high hopes for this dream team after Barack Obama was elected, breaking the presidential norm of older white men.

And Hillary Clinton has a strong advantage already over her potential opponents, as she left her position as Secretary of State with high ratings. She even beat out GOP star Chris Christie, who saw a popularity rise after his successful response to Superstorm Sandy.

“Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton would start a 2016 presidential campaign with enormous advantages,” said polling institute assistant director Peter Brown. “She obviously is by far the best known, and her more than 20 years in the public spotlight allows her to create a very favorable impression on the American people.”

Michelle Obama also has some strengths to bring to the table. She’s received high marks from polls in the past, and has built a good reputation for herself by focusing on intitiatives like battling childhood obesity.

People are already slapping bumper stickers on their cars that read “2016-Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama” and “Hillary-Michelle 2016 First First Lady Ticket for President.” Cafe Press said sales of the bumper stickers increased by 60 percent in the past few months.

But, of course, not everyone is on board for an all-woman ticket. Experts say Joe Biden could be a strong candidate if he decided to enter the Democratic primaries.

Others aren’t necessarily opposed to the idea of Hillary-Michelle, but believe the two don’t really have a chance.

“Hillary and Michelle are both very popular and accomplished, but this smacks of too much celebrity and is a tad too dynastic for American voters,” pollster John Zogby said. “An interesting reality show, yes. A ticket, no.”