April 1982 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEYANS RATE THEIR SCHOOLS

Overall, state residents are satisfied with the state’s schools. In addition, an Eagleton Poll of 604 New Jerseyans conducted between March 1 and March 14, found state residents think it is more important for future teachàrs to learn how to be a good teacher than to learn about the specific subject they will be teaching. … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am April 14, 1982, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

CASINO GAMBLING IN NEW JERSEY

An overwhelming majority of New Jerseyans – 70 percent – feel that state government should have the ability to regulate unions that serve the casino industry 4 an issue that is now before the courts, according to a recent Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:01 am April 13, 1982, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS’ ATTITUDES TOWARD TOXIC WASTES

While a majority of state residents wanted immediate clean—up of New Jersey’s hazardous wastes and chemical dumps regardless of the cost, New Jerseyans were divided about who should pay the clean—up bill —— the individual companies responsible or a combination of industry and government. An Eagleton Poll of 603 state residents 18 years or older … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am April 7, 1982, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll