October 2007 - Center for Public Interest Polling

GAY MARRIAGE COMES OUT IN NEW JERSEY, YET OPINION IS UNCHANGED

As the state marks the one-year anniversary of a New Jersey Supreme Court decision ordering the State Legislature to extend the legal rights of married couples to gay and lesbian couples, the public remains evenly divided over whether those rights should include marriage.  

Posted at 12:00 am October 31, 2007, in New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Same-Sex Marriage

CLINTON SOLIDIFIES LEADS OVER PRIMARY RIVALS AND GIULIANI IN NEW JERSEY

U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton has surged to a 31-point lead over her nearest rival in the upcoming New Jersey Democratic primary, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:00 am October 26, 2007, in 2008 Election, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

CRANKY ELECTORATE STILL GIVES DEMOCRATS THE EDGE

Voters are growing increasingly negative about New Jersey as a place to live, and perceptions of the extent of corruption among public officials is at an all-time high in the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. And yet, likely voters still prefer Democrats over Republicans by margins of 10 to 12 percentage points when asked which party they … Read more …

Posted at 12:00 am October 25, 2007, in Jon Corzine, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, State Assembly, State Legislature, State Senate