No big surprises in the latest Newsday/NY1 poll: Andrew Cuomo ahead of Mark Green in primary, both ahead of Jeanine Pirro in general.
The survey, which shows Cuomo out to a 14-point lead over Green, will certainly allow his camp to continue making the inevitability case. (The phrase Ben used in describing the pitch was eerily identical to the one I hear over and over again in people’s accounts of Cuomo’s subtle argument: “The train is leaving the station.”)
But with the poll also showing 30 percent of Democratic voters still indecided, Green’s aides will still be able to make a credible — if increasingly tenuous — case that the primary is indeed a two-man race.
As for the Pirro campaign? Newsday’s Lauren Weber threw them the following anchor: