May 1972 - Center for Public Interest Polling

Some liberalization of New Jersey’s abortion law is favored by a majority of citizens

Some liberalization of New Jersey’s abortion law is favored by a majority of citizens according to the Third New Jersey Poll conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University between April 28 and May 6.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 31, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

A majority of state residents remain in favor of a state income tax coupled with property tax relief

A majority of state residents remain in favor of a state income tax coupled with property tax relief, according to results of the third New Jersey Foil, conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 24, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

If the Presidential election were to be held today, President Nixon would lead any of the present major Democratic candidates in New Jersey

If the Presidential election were to be held today, President Nixon would lead any of the present major Democratic candidates in New Jersey. This is a finding of the Third New Jersey Poll, in which 1218 New Jerseyans over 18 were interviewed by telephone from the Eagleton Institute of Politics of Rutgers University between April … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am May 19, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Senatory Hubert Humphrey is now the first choice for the Democratic Presidential nomination

With only one month to go before the rune primary, Senatory Hubert Humphrey is now the first choice for the Democratic Presidential nomination of New Jersey’s Democrats and Independents. This is a finding of the Third New Jersey Poll conducted between April 28 and May 6 by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University. … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am May 17, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

President Nixon is given a positive rating by less than half of the citizens of New Jersey

President Nixon is given a positive rating by less than half of the citizens of New Jersey according to the third New Jersey Poll. The results of the Poll released today by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University show 46% rating the President’s performance on the job positively as compared to 50% who … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am May 15, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll