Siena College Poll – March 11, 2013 – Page 3
Voters Strongly Support Minimum Wage Increase, Public Campaign Financing, ‘Stop & Frisk’ Reform
“More than three-quarters of voters support increasing the minimum wage in New York to $9.00 per hour, down
slightly from when Siena asked the question at $8.50 and $8.75 per hour, with overwhelming support from
Democrats and independents and majority support from Republicans,” Greenberg said. “Support for public
campaign financing remains strong – 61-33 percent – with two-thirds of Democrats, 60 percent of independents
and a plurality of Republicans behind it.