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Snap Poll: Bills will stay in WNY for the long haul

Two-thirds of readers participating in this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say the Buffalo Bills franchise still will be in Western New York five years from now. News that the Bills will play annual games in Toronto through 2012 ...

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Snap poll: Readers predict Buffalo Bills will stay in WNY for long haul

Two-thirds of readers participating in this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say the Buffalo Bills franchise still will be in Western New York five years from now. The news that the Bills will play annual regular-season games in Toronto ...

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Snap Poll: Bills will stay in WNY for the long haul

Two-thirds of readers participating in this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say the Buffalo Bills franchise still will be in Western New York five years from now. And if the Bills were to be sold, more than half the ...

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Snap Poll: Pro teams important to economy, quality of life

Pro sports teams are important to Rochester’s economy and quality of life, but a number of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll do not think it is the city’s job to take on the financial difficulties some ...

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Snap Poll: Obama surges to the top on the eve of Super Tuesday

Obama surges to the top on the eve of Super Tuesday The wave of support for Sen. Barack Obama has reached Rochester. He topped the list of presidential candidates-both Democrats and Republicans-in this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll, edging ...

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Snap Poll: Obama surges to the top on the eve of Super Tuesday

The wave of support for Sen. Barack Obama has reached Rochester. He topped the list of presidential candidates-both Democrats and Republicans-in this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll, edging Sen. Hillary Clinton by 5 percentage points. Roughly 1,230 readers took ...

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Snap Poll

Do you think an economic stimulus package including tax rebates is needed now as a recession-fighting measure? 72% Yes 28% No If Congress approves an economic stimulus package, what should be the primary focus? 50% Business and consumers equally 36% ...

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Daily Report Snap Poll results

In your opinion, which of the following is the single biggest human service challenge our community faces today? 28% Violence and unsafe neighborhoods 21% Students not prepared for school/low graduation rates 16% Poverty/low income 8% Drug abuse 8% Impact of ...

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DAILY REPORT SNAP POLL RESULTS

What is your opinion of County Executive Maggie Brooks’ overall performance? 27% Strongly approve 38% Approve 26% Disapprove 9% Strongly disapprove What is your opinion of Mayor Robert Duffy’s overall performance? 42% Strongly approve 48% Approve 8% Disapprove 2% Strongly ...

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Snap poll results

Do you favor enacting a state law capping annual local property tax increases? 82% Yes 18% No Poll conducted 12/17 – 12/18 COMMENTS We moved here from New Orleans. Our property taxes here are EIGHT times what they were in ...

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Snap poll results

Do you think the Thruway toll hikes are justified? 6% Yes 3% Only the 10% hike scheduled to take place in January 8% Only the 5% hikes proposed for 2009 and 2010 83% No How concerned are you about the ...

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Snap poll results

In your view, what is the No. 1 cause of health care premium hikes that are double or more the rate of inflation? 32% Insurance company profits 15% Administrative costs 13% New, more costly medical technologies 13% Patient utilization/personal behaviors ...

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Daily Report: Snap Poll Results

In your view, how likely is a recession next year? 31% Very likely 40% Somewhat likely 26% Not very likely 2% Not at all likely How concerned are you about the impact of a recession on your business? 31% Very ...

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DAILY REPORT SNAP POLL RESULTS

In deciding which presidential candidate to support in 2008, which single issue is most important to you? The economy and jobs 20% The war in Iraq 18% Taxes and government spending 11% National defense/terrorism 11% Health care 6% Energy/gas and ...

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Daily Report: Snap Poll Results

As an economic strategy, should the Rochester region make a focused effort to attract more foreign-born workers?* 50% Yes 50% No * A report released last week shows that growth in the region’s foreign-born population has offset a decline in ...

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