1997 - Page 2 of 2 - Center for Public Interest Polling

IMPRESSIONS OF WHITMAN’S FIRST TERM IN OFFICE

While Governor Christie Whitman continues to receive positive job ratings from a majority of New Jerseyans and is currently preferred as a candidate over a yet to be named Democratic opponent in the 1997 election, her support is not as broad as Tom Kean’s was at the same point in his gubernatorial tenure. As a … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 13, 1997, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS WANT TO VOTE ON THE BOND ISSUE

New Jerseyans want the opportunity to vote on Governor Whitman’s proposed bond issue to fund the state’s pension obligation and provide more money for the state budget. Nine-in-ten New Jerseyans say the decision to commit the state to pay for the bonds should be put on the ballot for a public vote. There is bi-partisan … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 10, 1997, in Budget, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEVANS EVALUATE AUTO INSURANCE REFORMS

Although New Jerseyans are not satisfied with the cost and coverage of their automobile insurance, about half would rather keep the auto insurance that they have now rather than change ;o one of the four new options that have been proposed by Governor Whitman to reform the state’s auto insurance system.  

Posted at 12:01 am March 9, 1997, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll