Political Polls

Political Polls

Siena Research Institute regularly conducts studies on the favorability of politicians, if NY is on the right track or wrong direction, various statewide issues and pre-election polls in New York State.

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  • Majority of NYers Say SI Grand Jury Should Have Indicted Cop in Garner Death

    Majority of NYers: SI Grand Jury Should Have Indicted Cop in Garner Death; Feds Should Bring Civil Rights Charges; AG Should Handle Cases When Civilian Killed by Police
    Strong Opposition to a Legislative Pay Raise; Support for
    SAFE ACT; Voters Divided on Dream Act and Fracking
    Looking to 2016, Hillary Clinton Overwhelmingly Leads Dem Field;
    Christie, Romney & Jeb Bush Are Top 3 Choices of Republicans Read More

  • Two-Thirds of NYC Adults: People of Color Treated Unfairly by Criminal Justice System

    This Poll Must Be Cited As: The New York Times/Siena College Poll
    Two-Thirds of NYC Adults:
    People of Color Treated Unfairly by Criminal Justice System;
    SI Grand Jury Should Have Brought Charges Against Cop;
    Feds Should Charge Cop with Violating Garner’s Civil Rights
    By 52-32 Percent, NYers Approve de Blasio’s Handling His Job as Mayor
    Blacks, Whites, Latinos Have Similar – Declining – Views on the State of
    NYC Race Relations; Views Differ Sharply on Garner Situation & de Blasio Read More

  • New Siena College Polls in Senate Districts 41 46 55

    41st SD: Democrat Gipson & Republican Serino in Tight Race; Gipson Cuts Serino’s Lead from 12 to Two Points – 48-46 Percent
    46th SD Rematch: Republican Amedore Continues to Hold Double Digit Lead over Democrat Tkaczyk – 54-43 Percent
    55th SD: Democrat O’Brien Significantly Cuts Republican Funke’s Lead; Funke Up 51-42 Percent, Previously Had 25-Point Lead Read More