July 1986 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEYANS SAY “NO” TO SENATORIAL COURTESY, “YES” TO TAX AMNESTY; JOB RATINGS REMAIN HIGH FOR OFFICIALS AND INSTITUTIONS: PRESIDENT, GOVERNOR, STATE LEGISLATURE, AND STATE SUPREME COURT

By nearly a 2-to-1 margin, a majority of New Jerseyans think that the unwritten rule of “Senatorial Courtesy” – by which state Senators may block gubernatorial appointments of people from their home district – should be done away with, according to the latest Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:01 am July 27, 1986, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll