A new Siena Research poll indicates a majority of New Yorkers favor a hike in the state's minimum wage. Lawmakers in Albany have been talking about increasing New York's minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $8.50 an hour. We would like to know what you think... take our poll or leave your own comments!

The Siena Research Institute Poll found that 78-percent of those New Yorkers surveyed support the proposed hike.