September 1979 - Center for Public Interest Polling

DEMOCRATS HOLD EARLY LEAD OVER REPUBLICANS IN ASSEMBLY RACES

Early poll results show that New Jersey voters favor Democratic Assembly candidates over Republican candidates, but a large portion of the electorate is still undecided. The latest Eagleton Poll, conducted earlier this month, found that among those who report being registered voters, 41 percent favored Democratic candidates, 27 percent favored Republican candidates and 31 percent … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 28, 1979, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

CARTER RATING HITS NEW LOW

President Carter’s job performance rating has dropped sharply from last spring to the point where only one New Jerseyan in five now gives Carter a favorable evaluation. The latest Eagleton Poll, conducted earlier this month, shows only 19 percent giving Carter positive marks of “excellent” or “good,” compared to 80 percent giving him negative marks … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 26, 1979, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll