August 1987 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEYANS AND THE ENVIRONMENT PART I – SOLID WASTE: PUBLIC RECOGNIZES AND RESPONDS TO CRISIS – SUPPORTS TRASH SEPARATION; RECYCLING UP

New Jerseyans are rallying in response to the state’s solid waste crisis. The vast majority of citizens recognize the problem as a very serious one, they enthusiastically endorse strong measures to ease the situation, and recycling in New Jersey homes has risen sharply in just the last six months.  

Posted at 12:01 am August 30, 1987, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE IRAN-CONTRA VERDICT: CRIMES COMMITTED; REAGAN LIED; LEADERSHIP DAMAGED

The public phase of the Iran-Contra affair has ended with a majority of New Jerseyans believing that laws were broken, many feeling their President lied about his knowledge of the affair, and with substantial damage being done to Ronald Reagan’s image as a strong leader.  

Posted at 12:01 am August 28, 1987, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll