February 1991 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEYANS PESSIMISTIC ABOUT STATE ECONOMY

More than eight-in-ten New Jersey residents feel that their state is experiencing ‘bad times’ economically, according to the latest Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll. This is a major increase from a year ago when about half said the state was in an economic downfall.  

Posted at 12:01 am February 24, 1991, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

ISSUES AND EVALUATIONS: NEW JERSEYANS EXPRESS CONCERNS; RATE ELECTED OFFICIALS

Taxes are at the top of New Jerseyans’ list of important issues facing the state. According to the most recent Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll, 4-in-10 name either state, federal, or local taxes as a chief concern.  

Posted at 12:01 am February 17, 1991, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE GULF WAR: VIEWPOINT FROM NEW JERSEY

The War in the Gulf receives support from more than 8-in-lO New Jersey residents. In addition, a similar percentage feel that the war is going well right now for the United States. However, state residents do not agree on the main reason why the United States is fighting in the Persian Gulf.  

Posted at 12:01 am February 10, 1991, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll