Voters

Voters are irked by this letter from the New York State Democrats. (Credit: CBS 2)

Democrats Put Off By Letter To Voters Saying, ‘Whether You Vote Is Public Record’

Midterm elections have lower voter turnout, so both parties have been pulling out all the stops to get people to the polls.

10/30/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Poll: Gov. Cuomo Maintains Big Lead Over Challenger Rob Astorino

The poll also found that Cuomo’s approval rating is 42 percent among registered voters, down from 47 the month before and matching his lowest rating since taking office.

09/24/2014

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Election Day Hotline Will Be Open For Voters On Tuesday

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says his Election Day hotline with help people facing language issues, polling place barriers and other potential civil rights problems.

11/03/2013

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

Poll Shows Voters See Gov. Christie As Strong But Arrogant Leader

The Rutgers-Eagleton poll surveyed 601 adults from March 21 to March 27 and has a margin of error of plus or minus 4.3 percentage points.

04/06/2012

Gov. Chris Christie endorses Mitt Romney for President - Lebanon, NH - Oct 11, 2011 (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Heads To Iowa To Campaign For Mitt Romney

The Romney campaign says Christie will head to Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, and Dubuque on Friday to meet with voters.

12/28/2011

Occupy Wall Street protesters clash with police in Zuccotti Park In New York City on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011. (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Poll: More New Yorkers Disapprove Of Mayor Bloomberg’s Handling Of Occupy Wall Street

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is getting mixed marks on his handling of the Occupy Wall Street protesters.

12/14/2011

FILE - A voting booth in Fort Lee, NJ (Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Voters In NJ To Decide New Legislature, Sports Betting Referendum

New Jersey voters have until 8 p.m. Tuesday to elect all 120 members of the state Legislature and decide if they want to allow sports betting in the state.

11/08/2011

FILE - A voting booth in Fort Lee, NJ (Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

All 18 Incumbents In The Legislature Win N.J. Primary Elections

Two of New Jersey’s most influential Democrats — including one of Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s harshest critics — survived hard-fought primary election challenges Tuesday.

06/07/2011

President Barack Obama (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Poll: President Obama’s Approval Rating Rises Among New Jerseyans

A Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll released Thursday shows 55 percent questioned approve of the way President Obama is handling his job. That’s up eight points from April.

05/26/2011

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School Budgets On The Ballot Across New York Tuesday

Behind the scenes there’s a growing debate over what the vote might mean for a proposed statewide property tax cap.

05/17/2011

FILE - A voting booth in Fort Lee, NJ (Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Report: NJ Voters Approve Many School Budgets

New Jersey voters were being a bit more generous, one year after they rejected most school budget proposals. According to a published report, the majority of budgets passed Wednesday in elections.

A full, unofficial tally was expected Thursday.

04/28/2011

Property Taxes (credit: AP)

NJ Residents Vote Against Exceeding Property Tax Caps

New Jersey voters were not generous when it came to exceeding the new two percent property tax caps in school elections. They rejected increases in 12 of 14 municipalities that had referenda.

04/28/2011

Governor Chris Christie (credit: Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Poll: Christie Would Give Obama Tough Fight In 2012 Presidential Election

The Fairleigh Dickinson-PublicMind Poll out Thursday pits several potential GOP candidates against Mr. Obama in head-to-head matchups.

03/31/2011

Election Returns

Analysis: Voters Held The Cards In Year Of Fear

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – This year of fear in New York politics yielded at least one clear winner: The voters. In victories small and large, voters tossed out a few incumbents who would have once […]

11/06/2010

A man votes at a public school - New York, NY - Nov 2, 2010 - Photo: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images

Ballot Issues, Privacy Concerns Hamper NYC Polling Places

Election Day is a true test, in a highly-anticipated midterm election, of how efficiently voters are actually able to use a pencil on paper ballots in combination with new electronic scanners. The results were mixed.

11/02/2010

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