2015 - Page 4 of 4 - Center for Public Interest Polling

A ‘BULLY’ FOR PRESIDENT? NEW JERSEY VOTERS QUESTION IF CHRISTIE HAS WHAT IT TAKES FOR 2016

As Gov. Chris Christie prepares for a 2016 presidential run in the midst of declining ratings at home, 59 percent of New Jersey voters say he would not make a good president, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Just 34 percent believe Christie would do well in the Oval Office. Perceptions of Christie’s attitude and … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 18, 2015, in 2016 Election, Governor Chris Christie, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

TIME FOR A WOMAN IN THE OVAL OFFICE? NEW JERSEYANS AGREE COUNTRY IS READY

With all signs pointing to a second presidential campaign by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, 80 percent of New Jersey voters say Americans are ready for a woman in the Oval Office, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Just 16 percent think the country is not yet ready for such a groundbreaking event. Further, … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 17, 2015, in 2016 Election, Hillary Clinton, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

CHRISTIE’S RATINGS DROP TO ALL-TIME LOWS AS VOTERS CITE GOVERNOR’S ATTITUDE, PRESIDENTIAL AMBITIONS, BRIDGEGATE AS REASONS

As Chris Christie attempts to build a following among national Republicans in preparation for an expected 2016 presidential bid, New Jersey voters have soured on the governor, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Following a recent spate of damaging headlines, Christie’s support has collapsed to just 37 percent of registered voters reporting a favorable impression, … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 13, 2015, in 2016 Election, Bridgegate Scandal, Governor Chris Christie, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

VALENTINE’S DAY: LOVE IS IN THE AIR FOR MOST NEW JERSEYANS

Despite the snowy forecast, love is in the air in the Garden State as 70 percent of residents will “be mine” with a special someone this Valentine’s Day, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Cupid’s arrow is apparently consistent; the share of residents with a valentine has changed little since Eagleton last explored feelings about … Read more …

Posted at 3:30 pm February 11, 2015, in Rutgers-Eagleton Poll