What’s in a Name?

February 20, 2009 by  
Filed under NYC, NYC Poll Archive, Politics

Is it time to pull out the T.A.R.P. on Citi Field? The government has issued Citigroup $45 billion in federal bailout funds from the Troubled Assets Relief Program. So, should Citigroup still be allowed to spend $400 million for the naming rights of the Mets new baseball stadium? Voters overwhelmingly say, “No way!” 82% of registered voters in the Big Apple oppose the corporate sponsorship while just 13% say Citigroup should proceed as planned. 5% are unsure.

Citi Field Table

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2 Responses to “What’s in a Name?”

  1. Mark on July 13th, 2009 6:34 am

    Yikes, Citigroup always causes problems

  2. Tanya Realto on February 3rd, 2010 12:47 am

    If this is true, then it’s really good that you actually said it. On the other hand, I’m sure other people should be hearing about it.

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