Voter Disenchantment. Analysis of voter sentiment in the wake of Hochul’s weak electoral showing shows widespread dissatisfaction with her and her policies. She is seen as pandering to the far left branch of her party. Her soft on crime stance misses the mood of New Yorkers. She needs to move back to the center. She fared poorly with traditional Democratic constituencies except for African Americans. Hispanics, Jews and non college educated Whites rejected her program. Low voter turnout in NYC underscores the lack of enthusiasm for her. Zeldin came within 300 Thousand votes of upsetting her in a deep blue state where registered Democrats outnumber Republicans by 3.6 Million. Voter Disenchantment. The Governor needs to wake up and smell the roses !!