Siena College en Cuomo's job performance hits all-time low in poll <p></p><p></p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 20:01:29 +0000 Karen DeWitt 47333 at Syracuse consumer confidence tops among upstate cities <p></p><p>The Syracuse region now has the best consumer confidence for metropolitan regions in upstate New York, as buyers there are finally starting to feel like this year’s economy will be better than the past one.</p><p>Consumer confidence was still the highest in New York City for the past three months, according to a <a href="" target="_blank">consumer confidence index</a> tabulated by the Siena Research Institute.</p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:01:45 +0000 Ryan Delaney 40919 at Poll finds New Yorkers back new gun laws, but split on fracking <p>A new poll finds voters overwhelming support for many of the items that Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing, including parts of the newly enacted gun control law.&nbsp; Thu, 17 Jan 2013 20:15:26 +0000 Karen DeWitt & Catherine Loper 32022 at Survey: upstate businesses less optimistic about economy in 2013 <p>Business executives from across upstate New York are less confident about the economy going into 2013, an annual survey has found. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 10:48:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 31596 at