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NEW JERSEYANS LIKE PRESIDENT OBAMA, LESS SO HIS JOB PERFORMANCE; GOV. CHRISTIE’S POSITIVE RATINGS GROW STRONGER

President Obama continues to make a favorable impression on New Jersey registered voters, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. More than half (52 percent) now view the president favorably, significantly better than in August, when his popularity stood at 44 percent. Thirty-seven percent view him unfavorably.  

Posted at 12:01 am November 20, 2011, in Barack Obama, Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

RUTGERS-EAGLETON POLL FINDS OBAMA REBOUNDS IN NEW JERSEY; VOTERS HAPPY CHRISTIE IS NOT RUNNING

President Barack Obama’s support in New Jersey has rebounded from its low in August, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Half of Garden State voters now say the president deserves a second term, up from 43 percent two months ago. At the same time, nearly two-thirds of voters are happy with Gov. Chris Christie’s announcement that he … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 12, 2011, in Barack Obama, Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEY VOTERS: OBAMA DOES NOT DESERVE A SECOND TERM; REPUBLICANS SOMEWHAT SATISFIED WITH CHOICES

Only 43 percent of New Jersey’s registered voters think President Barack Obama deserves to be re-elected in 2012, down from 48 percent in February 2011, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Another 47 percent say Obama does not deserve to be re-elected, up from 39 percent in February. Meanwhile, the state’s Republican voters are not overly enthusiastic about … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am August 25, 2011, in 2012 Election, Barack Obama, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

STEEP DROP FOR OBAMA IN NEW JERSEY; CHRISTIE SUPPORT MORE STABLE, BUT PLURALITY WOULD NOT VOTE TO REELECT HIM

New Jersey voters have become noticeably less positive about President Barack Obama, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today. Obama’s favorable rating has dropped to 44 percent, down 11 points from an April 2011 Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, while another 44 percent view him unfavorably, up 12 points.  

Posted at 2:37 pm August 19, 2011, in Barack Obama, Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEY VOTERS REMAIN SPLIT ON GOV. CHRISTIE; IMPRESSIONS OF OBAMA SIGNIFICANTLY MORE POSITIVE

After becoming less positive following introduction of the budget, New Jersey voters remain split on their impression of Gov. Chris Christie, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. While 44 percent of registered voters give the governor a favorable rating, 42 percent view him unfavorably and 14 percent have no opinion. In February, 46 percent viewed … Read more …

Posted at 2:05 pm April 8, 2011, in Barack Obama, Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

CHRISTIE SUPPORT DECLINES SLIGHTLY FOLLOWING BUDGET SPEECH; OBAMA VIEWED MORE FAVORABLY

Following his Feb. 22 budget speech, New Jersey’s registered voters are nearly evenly split on their feelings about Gov. Chris Christie: 46 percent have a favorable impression, another 44 do not, according to a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today.  

Posted at 1:01 am March 8, 2011, in Barack Obama, Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

RUTGERS-EAGLETON POLL FINDS NEW JERSEYANS STILL QUESTION OBAMA’S RELIGION

While New Jersey voters are less likely to say President Barack Obama is Muslim compared to recent national polls, a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today finds 12 percent still call him Muslim. Obama is Protestant, and his religion is correctly identified by 43 percent of respondents; 3 percent think he is Roman Catholic, while 38 percent … Read more …

Posted at 12:00 am October 7, 2010, in Barack Obama, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

2010 CONGRESSIONAL VOTE IN NEW JERSEY EIGHT MONTHS OUT; MOST INCUMBENTS IN GOOD SHAPE BUT MANY VOTERS UNDECIDED

Despite voter dissatisfaction with Washington politics, most incumbent members of Congress in New Jersey do not appear in great danger of losing their seats, according to a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today.  

Posted at 12:00 am March 5, 2010, in Barack Obama, Congress, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEY TEA PARTY REPUBLICANS SEE OBAMA AS SOCIALIST, UN-AMERICAN AND DISCONNECTED

Seventy five percent of New Jersey Republicans with a favorable impression of the TEA Party movement think President Barack Obama is a socialist, according to a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today. Republicans who do not favor the movement disagree, with only 38 percent calling Obama a socialist.  

Posted at 12:00 am March 2, 2010, in Barack Obama, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

OBAMA LEADS IN NEW JERSEY AND NEW YORK AMONG ASIAN AMERICAN VOTERS BY ROUGHLY 2-TO-1, BUT MANY REMAIN UNDECIDED

Among Asian American likely voters in New Jersey and New York Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama holds a sizable lead over Republican John McCain. Obama leads 37 to 18 percent in New Jersey and is ahead 42 to 20 percent in New York. Yet, many Asian American likely voters in the region remain undecided according … Read more …

Posted at 12:00 am October 14, 2008, in 2008 Election, Barack Obama, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll