Marist Poll: Obama To Leave Office With Highest Approval Rating In 7 YearsAs President Barack Obama's presidency enters its final weeks, his national approval rating is stronger than ever.
Singas Declares Victory For Nassau District Attorney; McMahon Wins For S.I. DADemocrat Madeline Singas declared victory in a hotly-contested race for District Attorney in Nassau County Tuesday night
Chelsea Clinton Surprised Her 'Hero' Mother Hillary Slipping In PollsChelsea Clinton said she believes that as more Americans get a chance to hear from Hillary Rodham Clinton they will understand "why I believe so strongly that she would make a great president.''
Gov. Cuomo Maintains Cash Advantage Over Astorino As Election NearsNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is maintaining his significant cash advantage over Republican challenger Rob Astorino as the gubernatorial race enters its final weeks.
Political Analyst: What Each Connecticut Gubernatorial Candidates Need To Do To Win DebateIn Connecticut, Gov. Malloy and his Republican challenger Tom Foley square-off Wednesday in their first debate.
Gubernatorial Hopeful Rob Astorino Offers To Debate Opponent Zephyr TeachoutAstorino, the Westchester County executive, took the unusual step of wading into the other party's primary Wednesday, saying New York voters deserve to have a debate on the challenges facing the state.
Lhota, De Blasio Make Weekend Push As Election Day ApproachesWith just four days to go before the mayoral election, Democratic candidate and frontrunner Bill de Blasio was out Saturday reminding voters why he believes he should be the city’s chief executive.
Latest Polls Show Mangano Holds Substantial Lead Over SuozziFifty-two percent of voters said that they backed Mangano compared to thirty-five percent for Suozzi, according to a Newsday, News 12, and Siena College poll.
Poll: Booker Has Name Recognition On His Side In N.J. Senate PrimaryA Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday shows 56 percent of New Jersey voters surveyed have a favorable opinion of the 44-year-old Newark mayor. Twenty-seven percent say they don't know enough about Booker to form an opinion.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Opinion: Presidential Poll TrollingThough the polls give political junkies a rush – and can put them on a natural high for a time or sink them into the bowels of depression – they mean absolutely nothing on Election Day. The poll taken on Election Day at the nation’s polling booths is obviously the only one that counts.
NJ Democrats Oppose Stricter Voter ID LawsSome progressive Democrats in New Jersey want to make sure the state does not enact strict new voter ID laws they say could lead to suppression at the polls.
Romney Relishes New Hampshire Win, But Storm Clouds Await In South CarolinaWhat a relief for Mitt Romney. Last week's squeaker in Iowa turned into a decisive victory in New Hampshire on Tuesday night. But as that old song goes, we've only just begun.
All 18 Incumbents In The Legislature Win N.J. Primary ElectionsTwo of New Jersey's most influential Democrats -- including one of Republican Gov. Chris Christie's harshest critics -- survived hard-fought primary election challenges Tuesday.
School Budgets On The Ballot Across New York TuesdayBehind the scenes there's a growing debate over what the vote might mean for a proposed statewide property tax cap.