1994 - Page 2 of 2 - Center for Public Interest Polling

HERE COMES SUMMER! THE JERSEY SHORE – A FAVORITE DESTINATION FOR NEW JERSEYANS

As the Fourth of July weekend kicks off the beginning of the summer vacation season, New Jersevans are making plans to enjoy the various attractions and recreational areas in their state. Eight-in-ten residents intend to spend at least a few days relaxing in New Jersey, and close to 4-in-10 will spend a week or more … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am July 3, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, New Jersey, Recreation, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE U. S. SENATE ELECTION: LAUTENBERG BEGINS WITH LEAD, BUT SUPPORT IS SOFT AND VOTER SENTIMENT FAVORS CHANGE

As the race for U. S. Senate begins, a large majority (78%) of New Jersey voters either don’t know or have not yet formed an overall opinion of Republican challenger Garabed (Chuck) Haytaian, and many (40%) do not have a general impression of 12 year Democratic incumbent Frank Lautenberg. It is not surprising then, that … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am June 26, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

CONSUMER CONFIDENCE IN NEW JERSEY POSTS MODEST GAINS

While there are signs that consumer confidence in New Jersey is on the rise, the rate of improvement from a year ago may at best be described as modest, according to the Star-Ledger! Eagleton Poll’s annual survey of consumer confidence. Twenty-eight percent of residents currently say that economically the state is in good times, a … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 13, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Economy, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS’ OPINIONS ON LIABILITY LAWSUIT REFORMS: PERCEIVE MISUSE AND SUPPORT LIMITATIONS

Most New Jerseyans have the impression that the right to sue is being misused. A strong majority — 62 percent — of New Jersey residents feel that a great many people who bring lawsuits against others are taking advantage of their right to sue.  

Posted at 12:01 am March 6, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

JERSEYANS FEEL STATE INCOME TAX CUT WILL HELP ECONOMY; BUT REJECT IT IF IT MEANS HIGHER PROPERTY TAXES

A majority (6 1%) of New Jersey residents feel that Governor Whitman’s plan to cut state income tax rates by 30 percent over three years will help stimulate New Jersey’s economy, and half of the state’s residents believe that Whitman will be able to provide this tax cut.  

Posted at 12:01 am February 27, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Economy, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Taxes

NEW JERSEYANS’ POLICY PRIORITIES; RATINGS OF ELECTED OFFICIALS; PREVIEW OF THE 1994 U. S. SENATE ELECTION

Taxes are the main issue New Jerseyan’s would like to talk about if they had an opportunity to attend a town meeting with Governor Whitman, However, a majority of the state’s residents are not able to offer a suggestion on how the Governor can reduce the state’s budget. Among the suggestions for cutbacks, the two … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 20, 1994, in Budget, Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race