1972 - Page 2 of 3 - 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

Governor Cahill’s rating with New Jersey voters has dropped slightly since September

Governor Cahill’s rating with New Jersey voters has dropped slightly since September, 1971, but the governor’s rating is still substantially better than that of the legislature, according to the Second New Jersey Poll conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University. The 1221 randomly selected respondents interviewed by the Poll during February gave … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am April 10, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Nearly three out of four New Jersey citizens favor a tax system which would be based on one’s ability to pay

Nearly three out of four New Jersey citizens favor a tax system which would be based on one’s ability to pay, according to results of the second New Jersey Poll conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University.  

Posted at 12:01 am March 29, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

More than one in ten New Jersey residents are “very likely” to vote for George Wallace

More than one in ten New Jersey residents are “very likely” to vote for George Wallace were he to run again for the Presidency as an independent candidate, according to the Second New Jersey Poll conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University. Of the 1221 New Jerseyans over 18 who were interviewed … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 27, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Almost half of New Jersey’s residents are in favor of a statewide property tax

Almost half of New Jersey’s residents are in favor of a statewide property tax in place of e local property tax for schools, according to results of the second New Jersey P’ll conducted by the Eagleton institute of Politics at Rutgers University.  

Posted at 12:01 am March 22, 1972, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

A clear majority of New Jersey residents favor a state income tax

A clear majority of New Jersey residents favor a state income tax, but only tied in with some guaranteed tax relief, according to the results of the second New Jersey poll conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University.  

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