September 1992 - Center for Public Interest Polling

DEMOCRATS FAVORED STATEWIDE IN CONGRESSIONAL RACES; FLORIO RATING IMPROVES

Registered voters in New Jersey say they will vote for the Democratic candidates for Congress in their own district over the Republican candidates by a 44 percent to 31 percent margin — a Democratic edge of 13 points. In 1990 and 1988 Democrats held smaller four point and five point leads statewide over the Republicans … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 27, 1992, in Congress, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

ECONOMIC ISSUES DOMINATE VOTER CONCERNS; CLINTON SEEN AS BETTER ABLE TO HANDLE IMPORTANT ISSUES

Economic concerns top the list of issues New Jersey voters think are important in the 1992 presidential campaign. More than 9-in-lO voters say that both “providing jobs’ and “managing the economy” are very important issues in this presidential election. Also, more than 2-in-S voters specifically mention unemployment as the most important problem the next president … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 22, 1992, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Economy, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

CLINTON LEADS BUSH IN NEW JERSEY

Democrat Bill Clinton now has a 13 point lead over Republican incumbent George Bush — 52 to 39 percent — among registered voters in New Jersey. However, about 1-in-4 registered voters might change their minds before election day. These results are a reversal from four months ago when Bush enjoyed a 21 point lead over … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 20, 1992, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll