Election Polling

Election Polling

SRI regularly conducts pre-election polling in New York State featuring statewide races, congressional district races, state senate races and local elections including mayoral or county executive races.




The Siena Research Institute has a history of accuracy in pre-election polling. SRI has conducted hundreds of pre-election polls over the years both in statewide races, and the more challenging local/regional races.

Pre-election polls survey likely voters on everything from Presidential races, U.S. Senate races, Congressional races to State Senate and even Mayoral races.  The Siena Research Institute is the go-to pollster in New York State for local races and issues polling.

SRI also regularly partners with media outlets to poll in certain districts and municipalities.  SRI has partnered with Buffalo News, Newsday, the New York Times, Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, RNN, Syracuse Post Standard and Time Warner Cable News (formerly YNN).

Coverage of the polling was broad, in-depth and complimentary including coverage nationally on television, radio, newspapers and the internet.