October 1996 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEYANS REPLY TO: WHERE DO YOU LIVE?

As might be expected, when someone from New Jersey describes where they live to someone they have just met almost a1l of them (97%) use the name of their town. However, state residents also depend on other characteristics of the state to assist them in identifing their New Jersey location. Following their town, the top … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 27, 1996, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, New Jersey, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

1996 CAMPAIGN ISSUES

More of New Jersey’s registered voters are informed about the issues being discussed in the Presidential campaign than are informed about issues in the U.S. Senate race. Eight-in-ten voters can name an issue they think is being discussed by Republican Bob Dole and 3-in-4 can name an issue that Democrat Bill Clinton is talking about. … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 25, 1996, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS ASSESS 1996 POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS

The impressions New Jersey’s registered Voters have of the tone of the Presidential campaign are very different from what they think about the U.S. Senate race. Raw of the voters say that, in general, this year’s Presidential campaign has been positive. In comparison, half say the U.S. Senate race has been negative. In both elections, … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 24, 1996, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

1996 NEW JERSEY ELECTIONS CLINTON CONTINUES TO LEAD DOLE; RECOGNITION OF SENATE CANDIDATES INCREASES

With about two weeks until Election Day. there are still about 1-in-4 registered New Jersey voters who are deciding on their choice for President. Among registered New Jersey voters who say they will not change their minds before Election Day, Clinton is ahead of Dole by a margin of 47 to 23 percent which is … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 23, 1996, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEY 101.5 AWARENESS AND LISTENERS UP

Statewide, about 4-in-10 New Jerseyans are aware of New Jersey 101.5 and a similar proportion have listened to the radio station. Among the listeners, 1-in-20 have called in to comment on the issues being discussed.  

Posted at 12:01 am October 13, 1996, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll