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New York News
12:33 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

Siena Poll: New Yorkers Trust Local Government More Than State Or Federal

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan

New Yorkers are embracing their local governments like never before. A special local government Siena Research Institute poll finds a majority of voters say local governments beat the state on everything from understanding citizens’ needs to "getting things done."

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New York News
3:32 pm
Tue February 24, 2015

Siena Poll: Ethics And The Budget

A new Siena College poll finds that while New York voters support efforts to rein in state government corruption, they're more concerned about whether lawmakers pass the budget on time.  Governor Andrew Cuomo has tied one to the other…   

51 percent of voters told Siena ethics reform would reduce government corruption. 44 percent think it will have little or no impact. The poll was released the same day former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was being arraigned on federal corruption charges; Silver’s arrest has prompted a new round of ethics debate in Albany.

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New York News
12:39 pm
Mon January 19, 2015

The State of New York Race Relations On MLK Day

As the nation celebrates the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., WAMC takes a look at the civil rights movement and race relations today.

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Hudson Valley News
7:09 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Siena Poll Shows Close Race In NYS 41st Senate District

Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

The latest Siena College poll tells different stories for two New York state Senate races in the Hudson Valley.

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Hudson Valley News
2:57 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Poll Shows Maloney Leads Hayworth In Tight Race

A Time Warner Cable News/Siena College Research Institute poll released Friday shows an ever tightening race in New York’s 18th Congressional District.

Democratic Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney leads Republican predecessor Nan Hayworth 49 percent to 44 percent, little changed from the 50 percent to 42 percent lead Maloney had six weeks ago. Siena College poll spokesman Steven Greenberg:

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Hudson Valley News
7:10 am
Fri September 19, 2014

Poll Shows Congressman Maloney Leading Hayworth

A Time Warner Cable News / Siena College poll released Thursday night of New York’s 18th Congressional District has the incumbent Democrat leading by eight points.

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New York News
12:29 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

Polls: Cuomo Apparently Sailing Toward November Victory

Credit WAMC composite image by Dave Lucas

Recent polling shows New York Governor Andrew Cuomo retains a plum position heading toward the fall elections.

The Empire State's chief executive has weathered storms of controversy well: A new Siena poll agrees with last week's Marist Poll that shows Gov. Cuomo continues to outpace GOP opponent Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino by a wide margin.

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New York News
6:29 pm
Fri August 1, 2014

New Poll Shows Growing Opposition To Fracking

A Time Warner Cable News/Siena College poll released late Wednesday showed 51 percent of voters in the Southern Tier and Hudson Valley oppose hydrofracking.

In survey after survey, New Yorkers have been 50-50 on the gas extraction process hydraulic fracturing, which is on hold under a de facto moratorium.

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New York News
6:59 pm
Thu July 3, 2014

NY Consumer Sentiment Up 3rd Straight Month


Consumers across New York are optimistic as we enter the second half of 2014. A new survey out shows that while they may not sold on the future, New Yorkers are happy with the present...

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New York News
5:30 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Poll Shows Cuomo Vulnerable On The Left

Credit Office of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo

A new poll finds New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in a double-digit lead against his republican opponent for the fall elections. But the survey finds that ratio changes, if a progressive third party candidate emerges.

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