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His job approval now stands at 40%. It was at a record high of 68% in October 2008.
That 40% number is up from January’s 37%, but down from February’s 44%.
“This is a mayor who is obviously suffering somewhat from third term-itis,” says Marist College poll director Lee Miringoff.
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The poll found nearly 2/3 surveyed disapprove of his management of the schools.
More than half don’t like how the mayor is handling the budget.
Overall, 59% don’t like the job he’s doing.
Also, 53% say the city is headed in the wrong direction.
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A March Quinnipiac University poll showed his approval rating at only 39%.