Registered Voters
Do you approve or disapprove of how Governor David Paterson is handling the state's budget?
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Row % Row % Row %
Registered Voters 35% 58% 7%
Party Registration Democrat 36% 58% 7%
Republican 33% 61% 6%
Non-enrolled 34% 57% 9%
Political Ideology Liberal 37% 57% 6%
Moderate 37% 56% 7%
Conservative 32% 61% 7%
Region New York City 35% 56% 9%
Suburbs 32% 60% 8%
Upstate 37% 58% 5%
Income Less $50,000 32% 59% 9%
$50,000-$99,999 33% 62% 5%
$100,000 or more 40% 55% 5%
Income Less than $50,000 32% 59% 9%
$50,000 or more 36% 59% 5%
Race White 38% 58% 5%
Non White 24% 62% 13%
Age 18 to 29 31% 69% 0%
30 to 44 36% 54% 10%
45 to 59 32% 64% 4%
60 or older 39% 52% 9%
Age Under 45 34% 59% 7%
45 or older 35% 58% 7%
Gender Men 43% 52% 6%
Women 27% 65% 8%
March 9, 2010 Marist Poll New York Registered Voters "N=529 MOE +/- 4.5%". Totals may not add to 100 due to rounding.