Maurice Carroll

Members of the NYPD at the St. Patrick's Day Parade - March 16, 2013 (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: New Yorkers Want Inspector General For NYPD

A poll finds New York City voters overwhelmingly support a plan to put the New York Police Department under the scrutiny of an outside watchdog.


Former Rep. Anthony Weiner speaks to reporters about a possible run for mayor on April 10, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Report: Anthony Weiner Eyeing Run For NYC Mayor

An article in New York Times Magazine said Weiner’s “political committee spent more than $100,000 on polling and research.” It also said his wife Huma Abedin is starting to think he should run.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Poll: NJ Voters Continue To Give Christie High Marks, Re-Election Support

The governor has earned his fourth straight month of 70-plus percent approval in the poll released on Tuesday.


New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: Quinn Leads NYC Democratic Mayoral Pack

The Quinnipiac University poll shows New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn could get 37 percent of the vote.


New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Governor's Office)

Poll: Cuomo’s Approval Rating Slides Amid Passage Of Sweeping Gun Control Reform

The Quinnipiac University poll, released Wednesday, shows the Democratic governor’s popularity plummeted among Republicans, independents and voters of his own party.


New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (credit: Laura Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Poll Gives Ray Kelly Record Approval Rating

Do New Yorkers approve of Police Commissioner Ray Kelly? According to a new poll, the answer is a resounding “yes.”


Joseph Lhota (file / credit: Andy Kropa/Getty Images)

New Poll Mixed News For Mayoral Hopeful Joseph Lhota

At 23 percent in the latest Quinnipiac University poll, Lhota would handily beat all other Republican challengers for the nomination. But the good news for him could stop there, according to Quinnipiac’s Maurice Carroll.


New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on August 28, 2012 during the Republican National Convention. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Poll: Christie Earns Highest Approval Rating Of Any New Jersey Governor In History

This record high approval comes on the heels of New York City registered voters giving Christie top marks for his handling of superstorm Sandy.


(file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Poll: Most Disapprove Of Stop And Frisk; City Divided On Racial Lines

The NYPD stopped close to 700,000 people on the street last year. Nearly 87 percent were black or Hispanic, and about half were frisked. About 10 percent were arrested.


New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: Quinn Maintains Early Lead In NYC Mayor’s Race

The Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday shows City Council Speaker Christine Quinn winning the support of 29 percent of the city’s registered Democrats.


Gov. Chris Christie/file (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Christie For VP? New Jerseyans Say No, Poll Finds

Fifty-three percent compared to 40 percent of the registered voters surveyed in a Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday say Gov. Chris Christie would be a bad choice for Mitt Romney’s running mate.


Twenty ounce bottles of regular and diet soda are seen for sale at a Manhattan deli on May 31, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Poll: New Yorkers Oppose Bloomberg’s Plan To Ban Super-Sized Sugary Drinks

The Quinnipiac University poll found that New Yorkers are opposed to the proposed ban 51 to 46 percent.


New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Democrats Top Ray Kelly In NYC Mayoral Race Poll

In a potential matchup, the poll shows New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly trailing each of the three leading Democratic candidates by double digits.


Gov. Chris Christie - Westfield, NJ - Feb 8, 2012 (credit: Governor's Office)

Poll: Gov. Christie’s Approval Ratings Highest Ever; NJ Voters Support NYPD Muslim Surveillance

The Quinnipiac poll found that New Jersey voters approve of Gov. Chris Christie 59-36 percent. Meanwhile, they disagreed with him on the criticism of NYPD Police Commissioner Ray Kelly regarding Muslim surveillance in the state.


Mitt Romney speaks before the Newspaper Association of America - Washington, DC - Apr 4, 2012 (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: Romney Leads In NY GOP Race But Trails Against Obama

Quinnipiac University poll director Maurice Carroll says that Romney thumps Santorum 54 to 21 in the primary, and neither Newt Gingrich nor Rep. Ron Paul are even in it.