November 1974 - Center for Public Interest Polling

New Jersey residents oppose an increase in the sales tax as a way of solving the state’s fiscal problems

New Jersey residents oppose an increase in the sales tax as a way of solving the state’s fiscal problems. Results of the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, show 52 percent oppose increasing the sales tax even “if this helped reduce the local property tax for schools.” Only 39 … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 27, 1974, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

New Jerseyans are deeply divided over the confirmation of Nelson Rockefeller as Vice President

New Jerseyans are deeply divided over the confirmation of Nelson Rockefeller as Vice President. The results of the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, show- that Rockefeller’s confirmation is narrowly favored by 47 percent to 44 percent with 9 percent undecided.

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