November 1977 - Center for Public Interest Polling

THE 1977 GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION, PART XII: BATEMAN CREDIBILITY ON TAX ISSUE QUESTIONED

By a three—to—one margin, registered voters in New Jersey do not believe that Republican Gubernatorial candidate Raymond Bateman could run the state without an income tax. The latest Eagleton poll, conducted between October 24 and November 1, finds that only 22 percent feel Bateman would be able to run New Jersey “without the state income … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 6, 1977, in 1977 Gubernatorial Election, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE 1977 GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION, PART XI: BYRNE LEADS BATE MAN

For the first time during this campaign, Brendan Byrne leads Ray Bateman, the Republican challenger for Governor. The latest Eagleton Poll, conducted between October 24 and November 1 finds 44 percent of registered voters favoring Byrne with 36 percent backing Bateman and 2 percent choosing one of the independent candidates. The remaining 18 percent are … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 4, 1977, in 1977 Gubernatorial Election, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll