May 1999 - Center for Public Interest Polling

SPORTS STARS WARS: WHERE TO BUILD THE NEW ARENA(S) MEADOWLANDS PREFERRED NETS FANS OK WITH NEWARK; DEVILS FANS DOWN ON HOBOKEN

There will be at least one new sports arena built in northern New Jersey in the near ture. The New Jersey Nets want to move to Newark. The New Jersey Devils want to move to Hoboken. But if they were to play in the same arena the majority of their fans would prefer they stay … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am May 23, 1999, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

The New Jersey 2000 Senate Race: Here We Go Again! Election Looks Competitive with Whitman as Frontrunner Most Satisfied with Whitman – Florio Matchup

Despite engendering a very mixed public reaction, former Governor Jim Florio runs a surprisingly close second to Governor Christie Whitman and does better against her than two lesser-known Democrats in early matchups for the 2000 U.S. Senate race tested by the Star Ledger/Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 16, 1999, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

ONE STATE, TWO VOICES: RACIAL PROFILING ANGERS BLACKS; WHITES INDIFFERENT GOVERNOR’S JOB PERFORMANCE RATING STABLE

The controversy swirling around the State Police’s use of racial profiling–which has engulfed Governor Whitman’s nomination of Attorney General Peter Verniero to the Supreme Court–is viewed very differently by White and Black New Jerseyans.  

Posted at 12:01 am May 9, 1999, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll