Marist College poll http://wamc.org en Poll: 41 pct in NY say Cuomo gun law 'about right' http://wamc.org/post/poll-41-pct-ny-say-cuomo-gun-law-about-right <p>The poll by NBC New York, the Wall Street Journal and Marist College found 19 percent of New Yorkers felt the gun law didn't go far enough.</p><p>Director of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion Lee Miringoff says opposition to the law upstate effected the Governors approval numbers.</p><p>Overall, 56 percent felt Cuomo was doing a good or excellent job. That's down from 59 percent in October.</p><p>Thursday's poll questioned 814 adults Feb. 26 to Feb. 28, shortly after the new gun law was enacted. It has a margin of error of 3.4 percentage points.</p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 13:02:21 +0000 Jaired Crofut 59401 at http://wamc.org Poll: 41 pct in NY say Cuomo gun law 'about right' Marist poll: 56 percent of voters approve of Cuomo http://wamc.org/post/marist-poll-56-percent-voters-approve-cuomo <p>A new Marist College poll finds 56 percent of registered voters in New York State approve of the job Governor Andrew Cuomo is doing in office.</p><p>Director of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion Lee Miringoff chats with Alan Chartock on this week’s Capitol Connection, which you can hear Friday night at 10:30, Saturday at 1 or anytime at wamc.org.</p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 13:42:32 +0000 Alan Chartock 59304 at http://wamc.org Marist poll: 56 percent of voters approve of Cuomo Marist Poll: two-thirds support raising minimum wage http://wamc.org/post/marist-poll-two-thirds-support-raising-minimum-wage <p>A new Marist College poll finds two-thirds of registered voters in New York support raising the minimum wage.&nbsp;</p><p>Director of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion Lee Miringoff chats with Alan Chartock on this week’s The Capitol Connection Program , which you can hear Friday night at 10:30, Saturday at 1 or anytime at wamc.org.</p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 13:05:40 +0000 Alan Chartock 59305 at http://wamc.org Marist Poll: two-thirds support raising minimum wage