May 1978 - Center for Public Interest Polling

CARTER’S JOB RATING HITS NEW LOW

President Carter’s job rating has dropped to its lowest point since he took office. Less than one New Jerseyan in three now gives Carter high marks for his job performance, according to the latest Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 31, 1978, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE SENATORIAL ELECTION: INTEREST AND INFORMATION LOW FOR PRIMARY

The June 6 primary election could come and go with few noticing, and even fewer caring, according to the latest set of figures released by the Eagleton Poll. The Poll results indicate a low turnout of voters in the election to choose party nominees for the general Senate election to be held next November.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 24, 1978, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE SENATORIAL ELECTION: CASE LEADS DEMOCRATS; DEMOCRATS LEAD BELL

Clifford Case would lead any of the three major Democratic contenders for his Senate seat if the election were held today; according to the latest Eagleton Poll. The Rutgers based survey, conducted between May 7 and May 16, also found that all of the three Democrats Would hold a lead over Jeffrey Bell, Case’s major … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am May 23, 1978, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE SENATE PRIMARY: CANDIDATES NOT WELL KNOWN

With less than three weeks to go until the June 6 Senatorial primary election the candidates remain largely unknown to the voters. The latest Eagleton Poll, conducted between May 7 and May 16, found that the overwhelming majority of New Jersey residents could not name any of the primary candidates.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 19, 1978, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

JERSEYANS GIVE STRONG SUPPORT TO EQUAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT

New Jerseyans give overwhelming support to the Equal Rights Amendment, but this does not mean that everyone is comfortable with the pace of the womens’ rights movement, according to the latest Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 9, 1978, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll