September 1988 - Center for Public Interest Polling

TOSS-UP IN NEW JERSEY: BUSH BY 3

Going into tonight’s first presidential debate, New Jersey’s attractive prize of 16 electoral votes is clearly up for grabs. The latest Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll finds George Bush and Michael Dukakis running neck and neck in the Garden State, with Bush holding a statistically insignificant lead of 47 to 44 percent–well within the poll’s margin of error. … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 25, 1988, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll