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Siena College released the New York State Index of Consumer Sentiment for the second quarter of 2019 today, and it shows a grim picture of how New Yorkers feel about the economy.

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As Gov. Andrew Cuomo prepares to present his 2019 State of the State Address Tuesday, Siena College is out with good news from eligible voters.

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The second voter survey in two weeks shows Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s job approval rating plummeting to a near record low.


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A new poll finds New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is at his highest approval rating in three years. According to the Siena College poll, 61 percent of voters now say they view him favorably overall, and just over half 51 percent say they like the job he’s doing in office.


A survey just released by the AARP and Siena College Research Institute suggests most Erie County residents from the Generation X and Baby Boomer generations are not financially prepared for retirement. Nor are they confident in the future of their Social Security benefits.

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With less than three weeks before Election Day, Hillary Clinton is even further ahead of Donald Trump in New York state, and that could affect down-ballot races, including seats for the state Senate. 


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A new poll shows that Hillary Clinton is still far ahead of Donald Trump among New York voters — but she has some weak points.


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There's more evidence that the presidential race may be effecting which party controls the New York State Senate.

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With just a few weeks left until the end of the legislative session, a new poll finds New York voters are still craving reform in state government, and they’d rather not see a new law to expand state gambling by legalizing daily fantasy sports.


According to a newly-released poll, consumer confidence is higher overall in New York State, but the levels of confidence vary based on one's political affiliation.

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Governor Cuomo , five years into his term in office, has reached a plateau with voters. About half still like and support him, the other half,  have reservations.


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Governor Andrew Cuomo’s approval rating is the lowest it’s been since he’s been governor, according to a new poll. The Siena College survey also finds many New Yorkers are satisfied with the implementation of the new Common Core standards in schools. 

A new poll finds that Governor Cuomo is well positioned to win reelection next year, though there are some weaknesses in the governor’s generally positive numbers.

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The recent spate of legislative scandals in Albany appear to be taking a toll on Governor Cuomo. A new poll from Siena College find Cuomo's ratings among registered voters are at their lowest level since he took office.