February 1974 - Center for Public Interest Polling

Most people are reluctant to rate Brendan Byrne’s performance in office so early in his administration

While most people are reluctant to rate Brendan Byrne’s performance in office so early in his administration, those who do have an opinion are more likely to be favorable than unfavorable. According to the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted between Jan. 30 and Feb. 5 by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, 4% rated Byrne’s … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 25, 1974, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

One of Governor Byrne’s key proposals for campaign reform is supported by majorities of New Jersey citizens

One of Governor Byrne’s key proposals for campaign reform is supported by majorities of New Jersey citizens. According to the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted between Jan. 30 and Feb. 5 by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, 47% of New Jerseyans eighteen years of age or older are in favor of the public financing … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 25, 1974, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

President Nixon’s standing among New Jerseyans continues to fall, as a majority now favors either his resignation or impeachment

President Nixon’s standing among New Jerseyans continues to fall, as a majority now favors either his resignation or impeachment. According to the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted between January 20 and February 5 by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, oiily 6% rated Nixon’s overall performance as President as “excellent” and I% rated it “good.” … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 20, 1974, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Present energy crisis and gasoline shortage is not real but has been created by the oil companies

The New Jersey public clearly feels that the present energy crisis and gasoline shortage is not real but has been created by the oil companies. According to the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted between January and February the Eagleton Institute Rutgers University, only of New Jerseyans believed that the energy crisis was real while felt … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 18, 1974, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll