ALBANY - (AP) - A new poll shows Democratic nominee AndrewCuomo has opened a 37-point lead over Republican Carl Paladino.

The Siena College poll released today shows Cuomo not only has alead that Siena's pollster called "overwhelming," but he also hasthe momentum as the race enters its final two weeks.

Paladino's opportunity for a comeback are also hurt by a high 69percent disapproval rating.

Siena interviewed 647 likely voters from Oct. 14 to Monday,ending just before the only scheduled debate in the race. The pollhas a margin of error of plus or minus 3.9 points.

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