Pennsylvania Residents Approve (Barely) of Penn St. Firings



It was a very narrow margin, 52-43%, but the people of Pennsylvania do support the recent firing of Joe Paterno a Quinnipiac University poll of 1,453 registered voters said. The poll has +/- 2.6% margin for errors.

By a more overwhelming majority, 74-13%, voters supported the firing of former University President Graham Spanier.

h/t to Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Jerry Sandusky is back dominating the headlines again as he was arrested for the second time on new sex abuse charges. Once again, Sandusky made bail and he’s back at large.

Does PSU football have too much power at the university?

65 percent said yes in the poll. Four percent say it doesn’t have enough influence (so there you go- 4% of Pennsylvanians wear tin foil hats). 25 percent say it’s influence on PSU is just right.

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