HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – The latest Quinnipiac University poll shows Gov. Dan Malloy with an approval rating of 48 percent, his highest since taking office.
The numbers jump higher when voters are asked about the governor’s response in a crisis. 67 percent responded favorably while 76 percent six gave strong approval for the governor’s response to the Newtown massacre.
Poll Director Doug Schwartz told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau that the governor also gets good marks for his efforts on gun control.