March 1982 - Center for Public Interest Polling

REAGAN’ S JOB RATING HITS NEW LOW

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

Posted at 12:01 am March 30, 1982, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS’ SIZE UP TAX ALTERNATIVES

Increasing New Jersey’s gas tax, a proposal that is the cornerstone of Governor Thomas Kean’s plan to balance the state’s 1983 budget, was opposed by a margin of 2—1 New Jerseyans in a recent Eagleton Poll. The Rutgers—based telephone poll of 1207 state residents 18 years or older conducted between March 1 and March 14 … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 24, 1982, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS’ DESCRIBE HARRISON WILLIAMS’ REPLACEMENT

New Jerseyans do not have a preference for the type of person they would like Governor Thomas Kean to appoint to liberal Democrat Harrison Williams’ recently resigned 11.5. Senate seat. An Eagleton Poll conducted between March 1 and March 14 asked 603 New Jerseyans about Williams’ successor and found most state residents were less concerned … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 23, 1982, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll