March 1996 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEYANS SUPPORT EQUAL EDUCATIONAL SPENDING FOR ALL SCHOOL DISTRICTS; ASSESSMENT OF THE STATE’S PUBIC SCHOOLS IMPROVES VOUCHERS PREFERRED OVER CHARTER SCHOOLS

Eight-in-ten New Jersey residents agree that spending for education must be equal in all of New Jersey’s school districts. However, when it comes to having adequate local ftrnding, New iersevans are divided. Forty-four percent say their school district has enough money to provide a ( quality education, and 45 percent say their district needs additional … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 17, 1996, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Education, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

CLINTON’S PRESIDENTIAL CHANCES ON THE UPSWING; DOLE RANKS TOP AMONG REPUBLICANS WHITMAN RATINGS NOT HURT BY INCREASED STATE PESSIMISM

President Bill Clinton gets a boost from New Jerseyans with half saying he deserves tobe re elected — a 19 percentage point increase in the past year. In addition, his positive job performance ratings have increased 8 percentage points since September to 47 percent. Among the possible Republican candidates, more New Jerseyans say they would … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 3, 1996, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll