November 1988 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEY FOR BUSH, LAUTENBERG

George Bush appears to be riding a cresting wave to victory here in New Jersey, while Democratic incumbent Senator Frank Lautenberg has so far been able to stem an increasingly Republican tide and also appears headed for victory at the poiis today.  

Posted at 12:01 am November 8, 1988, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

VOTERS SEE BENTSEN MORE QUALIFIED THAN QUAYLE, BUT STATURE GAP NOT MUCH OF A FACTOR

Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate Lloyd Bentsen is clearly seen by New Jersey voters as more qualified to be President than his Republican counterpart Dan Quayle. Unfortunately for the Democratic ticket, however, the vice-presidential candidates are not very important factors for most voters in their decision about who to support for President, according to the latest Star-Ledger/Eagleton … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 3, 1988, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

SPOTS IN THE SENATE: A PLAGUE ON BOTH YOUR HOUSES

The New Jersey Senate election between Democrat Frank Lautenberg and Republican Pete Dawkins has been called one of the most negative races in the country and is seen by many as one of the most negative in the state’s political history.  

Posted at 12:01 am November 2, 1988, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll