March 1978 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEYANS’ CONFIDENCE IN ORGANIZATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS: THE SAME OR GETTING BETTER

Garden State residents’ confidence in various institutions and organizations has remained stable or increased in the past four years. A statewide sample of New Jersey residents was asked by the Eagleton Institute of Rutgers University whether they had “a lot”,”some” or “not very much confidence” in eleven different organizations and institutions. Public confidence in the … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 7, 1978, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

BYRNE JOB RATING UP BUT PUBLIC STILL DIVIDED ON INCOME TAX

Brendan Byrne’s job rating as Governor has continued to climb since his election, but New Jerseyans remain divided about the state income tax. The latest Eagleton Poll, conducted during the last week in January and the first week of February, found that 45 percent gave Byrne positive ratings of “excellent” or “good” while 52 percent … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 2, 1978, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll