Senate District is regarded as one of several key races in determiningthe future balance of the State Senate. The 40
includes parts of northernWestchester, all of Putnam and parts of Dutchess.The poll, which has a margin of error of plus/minus 4.1%, was commissioned byRNN-TV in cooperation with the Westchester County Association’s Call to ActionCampaign’s
. The poll included 10,000 calls to registered votersfrom September 30-October 3. Iona is conducting polling in three key StateSenate Districts in the Westchester area, as well as the U.S. Congressional racethat pits Rep.
(D) (WF) against challenger Dr.
(R) (C)(I).The polls are being conducted prior to a series of debates in four key races thatare part of the WCA Call to Action Campaign
initiative. The firstdebate was a week ago between State Sen.
(D) (WF)and her challenger,
(R) (C) in NY Senate District 35.The schedule for the upcoming
October 6, 6 PM: NY State Senate District 40,
(D) (I) at Yorktown Stage, 1974 Commerce Street, YorktownHeights.
October 13, 6 PM: US Congressional District 19,
(R) (C) at 800 Westchester Ave., Rye Brook.
October 20, 6PM: NY State Senate District 37,
(R), (C) (I) at 800 Westchester Ave., RyeBrook.The debates are broadcast on RNN-TV and are moderated by RNN-TV’s
Richard French III
, Executive Editor of the Westchester County Business Journal
The results of the Ball-Kaplowitz poll also showed the following:
Please tell us whether you have a favorable or unfavorable view of eachcandidate
Favorable view 44%Unfavorable view 34%Undecided 22%
Favorable view 38%2