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SENATE RACE TIGHTENS: MORE NEW JERSEYANS CERTAIN ABOUT CANDIDATES

Since early September, Republican challenger Garabed (Chuck) Haytaian has gained more supporters than Democratic incumbent Frank Lautenberg as voters become more decisive about their choice for the U.S. Senate. Haytaian’s firm support has grown by 9 percentage points to 25 percent compared to a 5 percentage point increase for Lautenberg to 31 percent. Forty-four percent … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 23, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

ISSUES, VOTERS, AND THE U.S. SENATE RACE IN NEW JERSEY

As the Fall election campaign begins to heat up, incumbent Senator Frank Lautenberg has an advantage over Republican challenger Chuck Haytaian in voter perceptions of how well the candidates would represent New Jersey in the U.S. Senate. Lautenberg is favored over Haytaian on bringing federal money into New Jersey (54% to 11%), accomplishing more for … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 18, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

THE U.S. SENATE RACE: MAJORITY OF VOTERS HAVE NOT DECIDED ON A CANDIDATE

With about two months to go until Election Day, the largest group of likely voters in New Jersey—58 percent—do not firmly support either candidate for U.S. Senate while 26 percent firmly support Democratic incumbent Frank Lautenberg and 16 percent firmly support Republican challenger Garabed (Chuck) Haytaian. Neither candidate has added to his base of support … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 11, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

THE U. S. SENATE ELECTION: LAUTENBERG BEGINS WITH LEAD, BUT SUPPORT IS SOFT AND VOTER SENTIMENT FAVORS CHANGE

As the race for U. S. Senate begins, a large majority (78%) of New Jersey voters either don’t know or have not yet formed an overall opinion of Republican challenger Garabed (Chuck) Haytaian, and many (40%) do not have a general impression of 12 year Democratic incumbent Frank Lautenberg. It is not surprising then, that … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am June 26, 1994, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

NEW JERSEYANS’ POLICY PRIORITIES; RATINGS OF ELECTED OFFICIALS; PREVIEW OF THE 1994 U. S. SENATE ELECTION

Taxes are the main issue New Jerseyan’s would like to talk about if they had an opportunity to attend a town meeting with Governor Whitman, However, a majority of the state’s residents are not able to offer a suggestion on how the Governor can reduce the state’s budget. Among the suggestions for cutbacks, the two … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 20, 1994, in Budget, Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

NEW JERSEYANS MORE OPTIMISTIC; RATINGS OF STATE OFFICIALS IMPROVE; PREVIEW OF THE 1993 GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION

New Jerseyans’ are more optimistic about their state — close to half now feel that New Jersey is “going in the right direction.” This is a 15 percentage point increase from April 1992. In addition, the latest Star Ledger/Eagleton Poll finds the positive job performance ratings of elected state officials have increased. The Governor’s positive … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 28, 1993, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, State Legislature