November 1973 - Center for Public Interest Polling

Governor and Legislature are tasked at responding to Supreme Court decision regarding funding of public schools

One of the major tasks facing New Jersey’s newly elected Governor and Legislature is to respond to a decision of the New Jersey Supreme Court which declared unconstitutional the current method of funding public schools. According to results of the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted before last week’s election by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 14, 1973, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Major tasks facing New Jersey’s newly elected governor and legislature is to restore public confidence in state government

One of the major tasks facing New Jersey’s newly elected governor and legislature is to restore public confidence in state government. Results from the New Jersey Poll, conducted before the election by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, show that the public’s rating of the job being done by Governor Cahill and the outgoing legislature … Read more …

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

Issues are not playing a very important role in voter choice

Although voters themselves seem to have distinct preferences on issues facing New Jersey in this gubernatorial election, the Eagleton Institute’s New Jersey Poll shows that issues are not playing a very important role in voter choice.  

Posted at 12:01 am November 5, 1973, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Race for Governor this year is seen by many New Jerseyans as a race between a liberal and a conservative

The race for Governor this year is seen by many New Jerseyans as a race between a liberal and a conservative. According to the latest results of the New Jersey Poll, conducted by the Eagletcmn Institute of Rutgers University, the public tends to see Democrat Brendan Byrne as the liberal in the race and Republican … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 2, 1973, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll