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Siena Poll: 90 Percent Say Albany Corruption Serious Problem

Almost 90 percent of New Yorkers say corruption in Albany is a serious problem.

This is according to a Siena Research poll. Two-thirds of those responding say corruption is a serious problem with legislators from their area. 60 percent of respondents say it's time to make the job of state legislator full-time and ban outside income. 55 percent do not want to see legislators get a raise from their $79,500 salary, even if outside income is banned.

On another issue, more than 60 percent of voters support the gradual increase of the minimum wage to $15 an hour.