Siena College Poll: 59% of New Yorkers want President Obama re-elected

Posted at: 10/26/2012 7:06 AM

News10NBC has the results a new political poll released Friday by Siena College.

Fifty-nine percent of voters in New York State say they want President Obama to serve four more years versus 35-percent of voters who want Mitt Romney elected to the White House.

For the first time, According to Siena College, support for hydrofracking in New York State is higher than the opposition. Forty-two percent of voters would allow Albany to move forward with the decision to explore fracking.