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Amy Klobuchar is the most popular U.S. Senator

Amy Klobuchar: What's not to love?

Amy Klobuchar: What's not to love?

We knew Amy Klobuchar was funny, maybe even funnier than Al Franken, but now we've learned that she's popular, too.

And more popular than Franken.

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According to Public Policy Polling, Klobuchar enjoys a 59 percent favorability rating among voters, compared to 29 percent unfavorable. That's a +30 point spread.

Franken, on the other hand, has a 45/42 split, a +3 spread.

The top five:

  • Amy Klobuchar (D-MN): 59/29
  • Scott Brown (R-MA): 53/29
  • Judd Gregg (R-NH): 52/29
  • Olympia Snowe (R-ME): 56/34
  • Barbara Mikulski (D-MD): 54/32

The bottom five:

  • Lisa Murkowski (R-AK): 37/53
  • Chris Dodd (D-CT): 36/52
  • Joe Lieberman (I-CT): 33/54
  • Arlen Specter (D-PA): 29/60
  • Roland Burris (D-IL): 19/58

Maybe Klobuchar's secret to popularity is her sense of humor. Read about her comedy tips here.