This Week's 'New York NOW' Poll Question
Do you think Donald Trump can win the Republican presidential nomination?
Last Week's Results
Will Senate Democrats become the majority in 2016?
Your thoughts on the Senate Democrats:
Answer: No. "The state Democrats will however have the majority of federal and state prisoners." -Robert R., Phelps
Answer: Yes. "The GOP is carrying water for extremists who condone murdering abortion doctors and support racist policies against Syrian refugees." -Bob W., Albany
Answer: No. "They tax and spend too much, and they only care about New York City." -Anonymous
Answer: Yes. "GOP Presidential candidates never contest NY. Schumer will once again have a free pass. Democrats outnumber Republicans by 3 million. The GOP Senate will fall in 2016 just as the Roman Empire due to a Democratic tidal wave." -Larry P., Great Neck
Answer: Yes. "It is my hope that they will. All positive NY tenant legislation is shot down by the majority GOP state senate. No change will occur until Democrats control the state senate." -Mary C., New York
Answer: Yes. "Hillary is the only qualified candidate that will make the best educated decisions for our country." -Cornetta H., Brooklyn
Answer: Yes. "I'm an independent voter; my vote will be democratic. Need NY state Democratic majority in the senate." -Dahlia J., Dix Hills
Answer: No. "Traitors like Simcha Felder or Klein will defect even if GOP loses to stop a Black woman from being majority leader." -Wong E., Montreal, Canada
Answer: No. "IDC Will Grow." -Tommy M., Yonkers
Answer: Yes. "If Hillary is nominated and the GOP nominates Trump or Cruz Democratic candidates up and down the ballot may well
have the wind at their backs." -Adam W., Hartsdale
Answer: Yes. "If not we will continue our downward spiral into the new Gilded Age." Tom R., Hagaman
Answer: No. "Democrats has racists in their contingent who won't support a black (i.e. rhymes with Simcha SmelledHer) and as Alan Chartock calls them traitors like Jeff Klein and the IDC." -Bob, Albany
Answer: No. "Cuomo needs an excuse to prevent liberal wins so he'll make a deal with IDC type Dems to defect to keep Flanagan in power." -Wong, E., Queens
Answer: No. "GOD FORBID!!!!!!!!! They have messed up things so badly. We need more legislators like former Sen. Serf Maltese from Middle Village (Queens)." -Charles, Bronxville
Answer: No. "Oh god, I hope not!" -Mike, Lockwood
Disclaimer: This is not a scientific poll. It is not intended to be viewed as representative of general public opinion. Rather, results indicate the opinions of a self-selecting group of online respondents which may or may not be representative of more widespread public opinion.
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