Poll: New York City Voters Overwhelmingly Support Occupy Wall Street

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"Poll: New York City Voters Overwhelmingly Support Occupy Wall Street"

Despite Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s aversion to the protests, 67 percent of New York City voters agree with the views of Occupy Wall Street and say by a 87-10 percent margin that it’s “okay that they are protesting,” according to a new Quinnipiac poll out today. Even 52 percent of the city’s Republican voters agree that protesters “can stay as long as they wish,” as long as they obey the law.

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