November 1975 - Center for Public Interest Polling

President Ford may have trouble carrying New Jersey in next year’s Presidential election

President Ford may have trouble carrying New Jersey in next year’s Presidential election. According to the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, three Democrats-—Kennedy, Humphrey, and Muskie-—are presently running ahead of Ford, while two Democrats——Wallace and Jackson——are trailing the President.  

Posted at 12:01 am November 25, 1975, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

There are now as many independents in New Jersey as there are Democrats and Republicans combined

As a result of declining confidence in both major parties, there are now as many independents in New Jersey as there are Democrats and Republicans combined. According to the latest New Jersey Poll, conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, 49 percent of those questioned before this month’s elections considered themselves to be independents. … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 19, 1975, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

A majority of New Jerseyans favor federal aid for New York City

A majority of New Jerseyans favor federal aid for New York City. According to the New Jersey Poll, conducted by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University, 52 percent of those questioned during the last week in October agreed that ‘the federal government should help New York City out of its financial crisis” while 44 percent … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 18, 1975, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll