Statement from President James Featherstonhaugh regarding today’s Siena Research Institute Poll
February 6, 2012
“The results of the latest Siena Research Institute Poll demonstrate yet again that a majority of New Yorkers support of enhanced casino gaming.
“Like previous polling on this issue during recent months, today’s Siena poll shows that New Yorkers across a broad spectrum of backgrounds and regions favor a Constitutional amendment to legalize gaming because they recognize that it will mean significant job creation and billions of new revenue for our state.
“The New York Gaming Association continues to advocate on behalf of the state’s nine racetrack casinos for enhanced gaming in a socially responsible and economically sensible manner.”