1982 - Page 2 of 2 - Center for Public Interest Polling

FENWICK TAKES LARGE LEAD INTO LAST MONTH OF SENATE CAMPAIGN

Republican Millicent Fenwick holds a commanding 18 point lead over Democrat Frank Lautenberg going into the final month of the campaign for U.S. Senate, according to the latest Eagleton Poll.  

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

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

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