Registered Voters
An investigation is underway to find out what occurred during a conversation Governor Paterson had with the victim of a possible domestic violence case against one of the governor's top aides. Regarding Governor Paterson's contact with the victim, do you think the governor:
Did nothing wrong Did something unethical, but not illegal Did something illegal Unsure
Row % Row % Row % Row %
Registered Voters 7% 51% 25% 17%
Party Registration Democrat 7% 51% 25% 17%
Republican 6% 47% 29% 18%
Non-enrolled 7% 55% 23% 15%
Political Ideology Liberal 5% 54% 23% 17%
Moderate 9% 52% 23% 16%
Conservative 6% 48% 29% 16%
Region New York City 6% 39% 33% 22%
Suburbs 7% 51% 28% 15%
Upstate 7% 59% 19% 15%
Income Less $50,000 9% 54% 26% 11%
$50,000-$99,999 8% 51% 22% 19%
$100,000 or more 4% 52% 29% 14%
Income Less than $50,000 9% 54% 26% 11%
$50,000 or more 6% 52% 25% 17%
Race White 7% 53% 24% 16%
Non White 5% 46% 29% 19%
Age 18 to 29 13% 51% 22% 14%
30 to 44 4% 46% 30% 21%
45 to 59 6% 55% 25% 15%
60 or older 7% 54% 22% 16%
Age Under 45 7% 47% 27% 18%
45 or older 6% 55% 23% 15%
Gender Men 8% 53% 24% 14%
Women 5% 49% 26% 19%
March 9, 2010 Marist Poll New York Registered Voters "N=529 MOE +/- 4.5%". Totals may not add to 100 due to rounding.