50% of New Yorkers do NOT want their Governor to quit….
Only 35% think he should quit….
New Yorker’s continue to support Cuomo’s handling of the(60’s%) pandemic….
As recent as today the New York Governor has emphatically made it known he will NOT give up his job….
New York voters aren’t ready for Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) to resign just yet, despite calls from top state officials for him to step down in the face of multiple sexual misconduct allegations.
A new poll from Siena College found that 50 percent of voters in New York believe Cuomo should stay in office for now, while little more than one-third — 35 percent — believe it’s time for him to leave the governor’s mansion.
That’s not to say they don’t believe he’s guilty of any wrongdoing. Thirty-five percent of respondents said that they believe Cuomo has committed sexual harassment. Only 24 percent say that he has not….
Cuomo has so far rejected calls for his resignation, saying that he was “not elected by the politicians” but “by the people.” For now, the Siena College poll suggests that voters generally support his decision.
Overall, New York voters give the governor positive marks for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic. Sixty percent say they approve of the job he has done with regard to the outbreak, while 33 percent disapprove. That’s virtually unchanged from February, when 61 percent approved and 34 percent disapproved, the poll found…