Political Polls

Political Polls

Siena Research Institute regularly conducts studies on the favorability of politicians, if NY is on the right track or wrong direction, various statewide issues and pre-election polls in New York State.





Political - Siena Research Institute News

  • Spectrum News / Siena College Syracuse Mayoral Primary Poll

    Spectrum News / Siena College Syracuse Mayoral Primary Poll:
    Perez Williams (36%) & Nicoletti (34%) Neck and Neck Early in Democratic Primary Race; Masterpole (8%) Trails

    Miner Leaving Office with High Favorability and Job Performance But Syracuse Dems Prefer Cuomo to Miner for Gov 47-38%

    Democratic Voters Say 50-36% Syracuse Headed on Right Track; Economic Development on Right Track but Treating All Neighborhoods Fairly, Crime and Opportunities for Youth Moving in Wrong Direction
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  • Spectrum News / Siena College Albany Mayoral Primary Poll

    Spectrum News / Siena College Albany Mayoral Primary Poll:
    Incumbent Sheehan (50%) Has Strong, Early Lead Over Commisso (20%) & McLaughlin (13%) in Democratic Primary

    All Three Viewed Favorably; Sheehan Most Known, Most Favorable

    Democratic Voters Say 59-32% Albany Headed on Right Track; Police & Parks Get Strong Positive Ratings; Schools & Infrastructure Rated Negatively
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  • Spectrum News / Siena College Buffalo Mayoral Primary Poll

    Three-term Incumbent Brown (51%) Has Two-to-One Lead Over Schroeder (24%), with Grant at 13% in Dem. Primary

    Strong Favorability Ratings for 3 Pols; Brown Best; Cuomo Very Strong Too

    67% of Dems Say NYS Headed on Right Track; 78% – Yes, 78% – Say Buffalo Is
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