March 1989 - Center for Public Interest Polling

AUTO INSURANCE: PUBLIC THINKS RATES COULD BE A LOT LOWER; MOST WOULD SCRAP SYSTEM AND START OVER

A large majority of New Jerseyans–nearly 3-in-4–believe auto insurance rates in the state could be “a lot” lower without putting insurance companies out of business. This represents a dramatic change from two years ago when only 4-in-10 felt this way.  

Posted at 12:01 am March 26, 1989, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS OFFER SUGGESTIONS FOR STATE SPENDING– SPEAK OUT ON STATE OFFICIALS, ISSUES, AND TAXES

As the New Jersey Legislature prepares to take a hard look at the state budget, residents have some clear preferences for how they want their tax money spent. The latest Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll finds increasingly strong support for environmental spending. Also, a large majority of taxpayers want more spent on programs for the poor, the elderly, … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 19, 1989, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll