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  • 50% in Capital Region Plan to Visit New Casino; 31% to Gamble, 42% for Spa, Dining, 20% to Shop

    NY Council on Problem Gambling/Siena College: Special Capital Region Poll
    50% in Capital Region Plan to Visit New Casino; 31% to Gamble, 42% for Spa, Dining, 20% to Shop
    Mixed on Casino’s Impacts; See Jobs & Revenues But Also Social Problems; Majority Says NY Gambling Amendment Right Decision
    8 of 10 Gamble, at Least a Little; Scratch-offs, Track, Slots, Sports, Most Popular
    2/3rds Think Casinos will Increase Problem Gambling; More a Disease than a Choice; Look to Treatment Programs, Gamblers Anonymous to Help Read More

  • Strong Support For Many Cuomo Proposals

    Strong Support For Many Cuomo Proposals;
    Huge Support for $2B Clean Water Act; Buy
    American, Uber/Lyft & Millionaire’s Tax Extension

    Voters Say Trump’s Actions Will Make Nation’s Infrastructure &
    Relationship with Russia Better; Overwhelmingly Say on Race
    Relations & Environment His Actions Will Make the Country Worse

    Trump’s Favorability Rating, Already Under Water, Falls a Little; Obama
    Leaves Stage Very Popular with NYers; State Assembly & Senate Have
    Best Ever Favorability Ratings in Siena College Poll; Cuomo Ratings: Flat Read More

  • CEO Confidence Up; Cap Region Hits 10-Year High, Buffalo, Syracuse Rise Sharply, Rochester Unchanged

    CEO Confidence Up; Cap Region Hits 10-Year High, Buffalo, Syracuse Rise Sharply, Rochester Unchanged
    Across Upstate Expect Increasing Revenues, Profits & Hiring
    Business Leaders Say Health Care Costs, Regulation Hurt Bottom Line; Growing Number Now Confident Federal Govt. Will Improve Economy
    64% Expect to be in Business in NY in Ten Years; 21% Predict Better Business Climate in Decade to Come, 35% Expect Worsening
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