George Pataki a Top Presidential Pick of NY Voters

Monday, June 8th, 2015

Looking at the 2016 presidential race New York State Republicans give former Gov. George Pataki and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida 11 percent each, with 10 percent for former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today (June 8, 2015).

Read about this poll's results in the news here.

Read the Quinnipiac University Poll release here.

People Over Politics.

  • The current Republican field cries out for a shakeup . . . Do not underestimate [Pataki] . . . He's a stone-cold political killer.
    Huffington Post
  • Don't underestimate the impact of his big brain on the debate stage.
    Mark Halperin
    Bloomberg News
  • Of all the potential candidates, Mr. Pataki has made the most trips to New Hampshire, something that has drawn attention . . .
    Thomas Rath
    former New Hampshire National Republican Committeeman
  • Anyone who says that the 2016 stage has been set has not met George Pataki.
    Ken Salazar
    Former United States Secretary of the Interior
  • George Pataki would make a more formidable Republican candidate than many seem to appreciate.
    Bernie Quigley
    New York Observer
  • Here's a guy who was mayor of Peekskill and figured out how to become Governor of New York. So I wouldn't underestimate him ...
    John McLaughlin
    Gannet Syndicate