Siena Poll Shows Strong Support For Raising Minimum Wage To $15 In New YorkSupport for raising the minimum wage was highest among voters in the New York City area, Democrats and female voters, according to the survey.
Poll: Public Backs Gov. Cuomo In Clash With Mayor De BlasioThe Siena College survey found that 39 percent of voters statewide back Cuomo over de Blasio, compared to 28 percent who side with the mayor. De Blasio had slightly more support than Cuomo among Democrats and New York City voters.
Sharpton, Adams Defend De Blasio At Separate MLK EventsAt a seperate MLK Day event at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Borough President Eric Adams, a former NYPD captain, also stuck up for the mayor.
Cuomo, Astorino Face Off In Buffalo DebateNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his handling of the economy and government corruption under sharp criticism from Republican Rob Astorino Wednesday night during the only scheduled debate of the governor's race.
Westchester's Astorino Believes He Has What It Takes To Unseat Cuomo"I'm in! Let's put New York in the winning column again," Astorino tweeted Wednesday morning.
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.
Eye On Politics: Quinn Says Her 'Record Of Delivering' Sets Her Apart From FieldA new Siena poll has Quinn with a nine point lead over her closest competitor, Anthony Weiner. But Quinn said the numbers don't matter much to her.
Siena Poll: Cuomo, Bloomberg Did Well After SandyNew Yorkers gave high marks to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Michael Bloomberg for their reaction to Superstorm Sandy, but are far less happy with the Long Island Power Authority.
Poll: 47 Percent Of New Yorkers Are Worse Off Financially Than They Were 4 Years AgoA new poll finds that 47 percent of New Yorkers say they are worse off financially than they were four years ago, compared to 37 percent who say their finances have improved.
Sweeny: A Look At The Yankees After 10 GamesApproximately one-sixteenth of the season is now complete. That’s like one game of the NFL season. Can you really make definitive judgments on a team that soon?
Derek Jeter To Receive Honorary Doctorate From Siena College Siena says it chose to give the degree to Jeter "in recognition of his leadership, accomplishments on the baseball field and dedication to improving the lives of young people through his Turn 2 Foundation."
NFL Says No To Siena CollegeAfter further review, the NFL overturned Siena's plans to live-stream a New York Giants playoff game during a college basketball matchup.
Nearly Half Give LIRR High Marks In New PollAfter more than 800 Long Islanders were surveyed, 49 percent said they thought the Long Island Rail Road was doing a good or excellent job.
Many Living, Working Near Zuccotti Park Happy To See OWS Camp GoneSome residents and business owners who have been fed up with the encampment at Zuccotti Park say they're glad the city evicted Occupy Wall Street protesters and cleaned up the park early Tuesday morning.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Stands Against Millionaire's TaxThe push for a higher tax on New Yorkers making more than $1 million a year is getting fresh life with a new poll showing overwhelming support, a high-profile rally on Monday and the strengthening Occupy Wall Street protest in New York City.