September 1985 - Center for Public Interest Polling

PARENTS SUPPORT INCREASING TEACHER SALARIES: PUBLIC AT LARGE FEELS TEACHERS ARE UNDERPAID

The new $18,500 minimum salary for public school teachers, established through a compromise between the State Legislature and Governor Kean and signed into law last Tuesday, should be greeted with widespread approval among New Jersey parents. According to the latest Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll, nearly three-fourths of parents with children in public schools say they favor the … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 15, 1985, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

HOW A MISS FROM PA, AS MISS NJ, IS A MISStake

New Jersey is ready to offer a warm welcome to the rest of the nation this week, as the state assumes its traditional role as host of the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City.  

Posted at 12:01 am September 8, 1985, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION: THE ENVIRONMENT IS THE ISSUE; THE LEGISLATIVE ELECTION: THE ENVIRONMENT IS REPUBLICAN

Concern over environmental conditions in New Jersey–in particular the problem of toxic waste cleanup–has emerged as the dominant issue in the state’s Gubernatorial election, according to the latest Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:01 am September 2, 1985, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll