October 1984 - Center for Public Interest Polling

THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION: ISSUES AND CANDIDATE QUALITIES

Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale has a difficult task ahead of him in his debate with Ronald Reagan tonight. He must make the election less of a referendum on Reagan and more of a choice between two candidates. A Star—Ledger/Eagleton poll conducted between October 8 and 15 finds about two—thirds basing their vote on their … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 21, 1984, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

MONDALE DEBATE SURGE PROVES TEMPORARY: New Jersey is Reagan’s to Lose

Last Thursday’s Vice—Presidential debate between George Bush and Geraldine Ferraro has apparently taken away the momentum the Mondale campaign gained from the Democrat’s own debate with Ronald Reagan.  

Posted at 12:01 am October 18, 1984, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE NEW JERSEY SENATE ELECTION: ALL BRADLEY SENATORIAL DEBATES HAVE LITTLE IMPACT

While Republican challenger Mary Mochary has made some headway in her quest to become known to New Jersey voters, she has not made any inroads into the commanding lead Bill Bradley started the summer with in his campaign for reelection to the U.S. Senate.  

Posted at 12:01 am October 14, 1984, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

MONDALE GAINS WITH DEBATE, BUT REAGAN RETAINS LARGE LEAD IN N.J.

Walter Mondale is the clear, and surprise winner of last Sunday’s debate with President Reagan. But while he has gained some ground on the President, he remains far behind in the contest for New Jersey’s 16 electoral votes. Mondale trails Reagan by 16 points) according to a Star—Ledger/Eagleton Poll conducted during the three days following … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 12, 1984, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll