A new Siena College poll shows Gov. Cuomo widening his lead in the governor’s race over his Republican opponent Marc Molinaro.
With 5 weeks left until election day, Cuomo leads Molinaro by 22 percentage points in the most recent poll of likely voters released this morning (October 1).
The race is much closer in Upstate Ny, where 38% supporting Cuomo and 36% supporting Molinaro.
About 18 percent of Upstate voters said they plan to vote for one of the four other candidates.