5/12: Cuomo Approval Rating at Lowest Point… Albany Perceived as Dripping with Corruption

While New York Governor Andrew Cuomo remains well-liked statewide, his job performance rating, 37%, has declined to its lowest point since he became governor in 2011.  Cuomo’s approval rating is down seven points since The Wall Street Journal/NBC 4 New York/Marist Poll last reported it in October and is in stark contrast to his highest […]

7/10: Obama’s Rating Notches Up in NYS

The President’s approval rating in New York State has ticked upward since last November, but is still upside down.  According to this Wall Street Journal/NBC 4 NY/Marist Poll, President Obama has improved his standing among African Americans and New York City voters.  Reflecting national trends, voters in New York are not overly enthusiastic about the […]

3/6: Cuomo Pummels GOP Opponents, But…

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s re-election prospects are promising.  Cuomo outdistances each of his potential GOP rivals by at least 40 percentage points.  Cuomo also remains well-liked by most registered voters despite the lowest job approval rating the governor has received since taking office in 2011.  So, what accounts for the sharp drop in […]

11/26: Cuomo Well-Positioned to Launch Re-Election Bid

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo is a strong, early favorite to win re-election as he heads into 2014.  When matched against several potential Republican gubernatorial candidates, Cuomo leads each of them by at least 40 percentage points. “Right now, Governor Cuomo is in good shape to win a second term.  None of Governor Cuomo’s […]

4/24: Majority View New York Economy as Steady State

A slim majority of New York State registered voters — 51% — thinks the state’s economy is staying about the same, but nearly three in ten — 29% — say it is getting worse.  21% think the economy is improving, a slight uptick from about two months ago. Click Here for Complete April 24, 2013 […]

3/8: Gillibrand Approval Rating Dips

Half of registered voters in New York State — 50% — approve of the job Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is doing in office.  This includes 9% of voters who think Gillibrand is doing an excellent job and 41% who believe she is doing a good one.  Nearly one in four voters — 24% — say Senator […]

10/24: Obama Leads Romney by 26 Percentage Points in New York

In one of the bluest of the blue states, President Barack Obama has the support of 61% of New York likely voters, including those who are undecided yet leaning toward a candidate and those who voted absentee.  This compares with 35% for Mitt Romney.  Only 1% supports another candidate, and 3% are undecided.  President Obama […]

4/17: Obama Leads Romney by 22% in New York State

President Barack Obama has a double-digit lead over his probable Republican challenger Mitt Romney in New York State.  According to this NY1/YNN-Marist Poll, nearly six in ten registered voters in New York — 57% — support President Obama while 35% back Romney.  Only 8% are undecided. Click Here for Complete April 17, 2012 NY1/YNN-Marist Poll […]

1/24: Obama Leads Potential GOP Challengers by Wide Margins in NY

President Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union address this evening.  And, the good news for the president is the state of his electoral chances in New York is strong. Click Here for Complete January 24th, 2012 NYS NY1/YNN-Marist Poll Release and Tables The president leads his closest competitor, Mitt Romney, by 23 […]

11/2: New York State: Obama Ahead of Leading GOP Candidates

President Barack Obama leads by a wide margin in three potential matchups against GOP challengers for 2012 in New York State. Click Here for Complete November 2nd, 2011 NYS NY1/YNN-Marist Poll Release and Tables The closest contest occurs between the president and Mitt Romney.  Here, nearly six in ten registered voters in New York — […]