1971 - Center for Public Interest Polling

Two out of three New Jersey citizens suspect that both major political parties are linked to governmental corruption

Two out of three New Jersey citizens suspect that both major political parties are linked to governmental corruption, according to the New Jersey Poll.  

Posted at 12:00 am November 24, 1971, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Republican losses in the New Jersey State Legislature should not be attributed to lack of personal popularity of Gov. William Cahill

Republican losses in the New Jersey State Legislature should not be attributed to lack of personal popularity of Gov. William Cahill, according to a recent Rutgers survey.  

Posted at 12:00 am November 10, 1971, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Watch Out for the Pocketbook Issues

If the average New Jersey citizen could tell Governor Cahill and the newly—elected members of the State legislature what to do, his message would be “watch out for the pocketbook issues.”  

Posted at 12:01 am November 7, 1971, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

85 percent of the state’s adult population does not even know that state senators and assemblymen are up for election

With elections to the New Jersey Legislature only two weeks away, 85 percent of the state’s adult population does not even know that state senators and assemblymen are up for election.  

Posted at 12:00 pm October 20, 1971, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Data Archive (1971-2005)

The Rutgers-Eagleton Poll started in 1971 and conducted a series of statewide polls in partnership with the Newark Star-Ledger from 1983 through 2005. An interactive database of all Eagleton Poll survey results from 1971-2005 can be found by clicking the title above.

Posted at 12:00 pm January 1, 1971, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls