January 1973 - Center for Public Interest Polling

Most New Jerseyans strongly prefer the state financing of education

The results of a statewide poll announced today indicate a strong preference on the part of most New Jerseyans for state financing of education. A substantial minority, however, favors retention of the present local property tax as the basis for school support. These findings emerge from a statewide telephone survey of 1225 adults in the … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am January 31, 1973, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

New Jersey citizens are in agreement with the recent Supreme Court decision holding that abortion is a private matter

New Jersey citizens are in agreement with the recent Supreme Court decision holding that abortion is a private matter according to the New Jersey Poll conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University.  

Posted at 12:01 am January 29, 1973, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

President Nixon’s rating among New Jersey voters has dropped seven points since his reelection

President Nixon’s rating among New Jersey voters has dropped seven points since his reelection, according to the New Jersey Poll, conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University.  

Posted at 12:01 am January 22, 1973, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Public rating of the performance of Governor Cahill has dropped slightly in the past three months

Public rating of the performance of Governor Cahill has dropped slightly in the past three months, according to the Eagleton Institute’s New Jersey Poll. The Fifth New Jersey Poll was conducted between January 5th and 10th, with a statewide random sample of 1225 persons 18 years of age and older interviewed over the telephone.  

Posted at 12:01 am January 21, 1973, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll