Poll: Sheehan Leads Race for Albany Mayor

According to a YNN/Siena College poll of Democratic voters, Albany treasurer Kathy Sheehan holds a strong lead over primary opponent Corey Ellis.  The poll found that 54% of Democrats saying they plan to vote for Sheehan and 23% for Ellis.

 

Four other candidates are running on other ballot lines, but the Democratic candidate is expected to easily win the race to replace retiring five-term incumbent Mayor Jerry Jennings.