November 1972 - Center for Public Interest Polling

Whether or not a family owns its home is one of the most important determinants of political attitudes in New Jersey

Whether or not a family owns its home is one of the most important determinants of political attitudes in New Jersey according to the New Jersey Poll. A statewide sample of 1221 respondents taken between October 6 and 25 was asked ‘Regardless of the political party you might favor, do you consider yourself to be … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 21, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

The failure of the Transportation Bond issue referendum and the defeat of the Tax Reform Package by the state legislature last summer are inextricably linked

The failure of the Transportation Bond issue referendum and the defeat of the Tax Reform Package by the state legislature last summer are inextricably linked, according to John Blydenburgh, Director of the Eagleton Institute’s New Jersey Politics Center. “The fact is that Jersey residents simply do not trust their government,” he said, “and recent indictments … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 16, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Governor Cahill’s standing with New Jersey citizens has increased slightly over the past five months

Governor Cahill’s standing with New Jersey citizens has increased slightly over the past five months according to the Fourth New Jersey Poll conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University. Among the 1221 respondents in a statewide sample the Governor received a positive rating from 42% compared to 39% in the May New … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 14, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

The Transportation Bond Issue may provide this election’s most exciting contest

The Transportation Bond Issue may provide this election’s most exciting contest. The Eagleton Institute’s New Jersey Poll shows that three voters out of four had not heard of the Bond Issue as of the dates of the latest survey, October 5 through 16. However, when the Bond Issue was explained to a statewide random sample … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 2, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll