Quinnipiac University Polling Institute

Quinnipiac Poll: New Yorkers Do Not Support Many Of De Blasio's Key PoliciesTwo months into his administration Mayor Bill de Blasio finds himself at odds with New Yorkers on a whole host of issues -- from education to horse-drawn carriages.
Mayor Bill De Blasio's Approval Rating Takes Hit, Quinnipiac Poll ShowsA Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday says that 45 percent of New Yorkers approve of the job de Blasio is doing. Thirty-four percent disapprove.
Poll: Malloy Could Face Tough Re-Election Battle In Conn. Gubernatorial RaceFour years ago, Dannel Malloy defeated Republican candidate Tom Foley by less than a percentage point. The first Quinnipiac University poll of the 2014 race shows the numbers between the two have not budged
Poll: City, State Voters Favor NYC Universal Pre-K Without Tax On WealthyThe Quinnipiac poll found 49 percent of city voters support funding pre-K without raising taxes versus 40 percent who favor de Blasio's proposed tax hike on those making at least $500,000.
Chris Christie's Popularity Slipping, Polls ShowTwo recent polls show a traffic jam scandal taking a toll on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's popularity and national political ambitions.
Poll: Two-Thirds Of New Yorkers Optimistic About De Blasio As MayorAccording to a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday afternoon, 67 percent of voters have given the new mayor a vote of confidence, compared with just 21 percent who don't feel optimistic.
Poll: More Than Two-Thirds Of NYC Voters Support De Blasio's Plan To Tax The WealthyDe Blasio campaigned on a platform of adding a tax on households making more than $500,000 a year to cover the costs of universal pre-kindergarten and after-school programs.
N.J. Judge Blocks Governor's Request To Delay Legalizing Same-Sex MarriageThe ruling Thursday from Mercer County Superior Court Judge Mary Jacobson moves the state a step closer to start recognizing same-sex nuptials on Oct. 21.
Bill De Blasio Opens Huge Lead Over Joe Lhota In Quinnipiac Mayoral PollDemocrat Bill de Blasio has a commanding lead in the New York City mayoral race, a new poll shows, but Republican Joe Lhota says he's not panicking.
New Poll Shows Stringer Ahead Of Spitzer In Comptroller RaceA new poll deemed the New York City comptroller showed Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer edging ahead of former Gov. Eliot Spitzer.
Poll: De Blasio Takes 23-Point Lead, Could Avoid RunoffBill de Blasio's poll numbers are close to the magic 40% that would allow him to clinch the nomination outright. If no candidate crosses that threshold though, the top two finishers will advance to a runoff on October 1st.
Poll: Spitzer Opens Up 19-Point Lead Over Stringer In Comptroller's RaceThe Quinnipiac University poll shows that among black voters, Spitzer leads Stringer by a three-to-one margin. The poll showed no gender gap.