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1996 NEW JERSEY ELECTIONS CLINTON LEADS DOLE; FEW KNOW TORRICELLI AND ZIMMER

At this early stage in the elections for President and for the Senate, there are opportunities for all four candidates to launch winning campaigns. Although President Bill Clinton currently has more supporters than Bob Dole, 36 percent ofNew Jersey registered voters are currently uncertain about their choice. Among registered New Jersey voters who say they … Read more …

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

IN NEW JERSEY – WHO’S SURFING THE NET?

About 1-in-4 New Jersey households has someone who has used the Internet or some type of on-line computer services to connect with electronic bulletin boards, information services, or with other computers.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 6, 1996, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

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