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Despite Poll, Bill de Blasio Expects Bill Bratton's Popularity to Grow

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton’s poll numbers took a hit after the death of Eric Garner, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said he expected that to change as people got to know his work better — and put some of the blame for the lackluster numbers on his predecessor. 569 more words

Poll: 68 Percent Say 'No Excuse' for Eric Garner Death

A new Quinnipiac University poll released today found that 68 percent of New Yorkers believe there is “no excuse” for the tactics police employed that led to the death Eric Garner last month–even though the “broken windows” policy that some have blamed for the homicide remains popular among all ethnic groups. 365 more words

Bratton's Approval Rating Drops After Garner Death, According to Poll

While Mayor Bill de Blasio’s approval rating has held steady at 50 percent since June, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton’s has dropped by nine points — to a lower rating than his predecessor Ray Kelly ever received in 12 years as top cop, according to a new Quinnipiac University Poll. 663 more words

Bridge still a drag on Christie's N.J. poll numbers

A new poll from Quinnipiac University shows that 49% of Garden State voters approve of the job Chris Christie is doing as governor, while 47% disapprove, indicating that his popularity has not rebounded from the scandal over the closing of access lanes to the George Washington Bridge. 99 more words


Poll: Christie Trails Clinton In His Own State

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie trails former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton among New Jersey voters surveyed in a poll about the 2016 presidential race. 188 more words


Clinton Leads Christie for President in New Jersey Voter Poll

New Jersey voters favor Democrat Hillary Clinton over their own Governor Chris Christie in the 2016 presidential race, according to a poll released on Wednesday. 222 more words

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Hickenlooper Has Fundraising Edge Over Beauprez

DENVER (AP) – Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper has a fundraising edge against Republican gubernatorial challenger Bob Beauprez in their first head-to-head month.

Hickenlooper’s campaign said the governor raised about $353,000, while Beauprez’s campaign reported about $261,000. 295 more words