December 2009 - Center for Public Interest Polling

NEW JERSEY CATHOLICS SUPPORT GAY MARRIAGE, PROTESTANTS OPPOSE

Despite opposition from the Catholic Church, New Jersey Catholics generally support legalizing gay marriage, according to a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today. Among Catholics, 48 percent support gay marriage, while 40 percent oppose and 12 percent are undecided. Protestants hold the opposite view, with only 34 percent supporting and 55 percent opposing gay marriage, and 11percent … Read more …

Posted at 12:00 am December 9, 2009, in New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Same-Sex Marriage

RUTGERS-EAGLETON POLL FINDS NEW JERSEY RESIDENTS CONCERNED ABOUT HEALTH CARE AND BELIEVE SYSTEM NEEDS CHANGE

While half of New Jersey residents with private health insurance are very satisfied with their coverage, 90 percent still say changes are needed and almost as many – 86 percent – consider health care reform at least “somewhat important,” according to a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today.  

Posted at 12:00 am December 2, 2009, in Healthcare, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll