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ARC PROJECT CANCELLATION BY CHRISTIE RAISES CONCERNS ABOUT FUTURE OF TRANS-HUDSON RAIL TUNNELS FOR NEW JERSEYANS

As transit and transportation industry leaders and federal and state officials take early steps to make the Hudson River “Gateway” program a reality, New Jersey residents are troubled by the state of the existing rail tunnels and are second-guessing Gov. Chris Christie’s 2010 termination of the ARC tunnel project, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll.

Posted at 12:01 am October 22, 2015, in Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey, New Jersey Politics & Issues, New York City, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Transportation

THE NEW YORK OLYMPIC GAMES 2012? SOUNDS LIKE A GOOD IDEA TO NEW JERSEY, JUST DON’T MAKE US PAY FOR IT

While the 2012 Olympics are just a speck on the sports horizon right now, preparations for site selection are well under way. Earlier this year, the CS. Olympic Committee chose New York to be the official American entry in the international pool of cities vying to host the summer games in nine years. The New … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 13, 2003, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, New York City, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS SUPPORTIVE OF YANKEES MOVING ACROSS THE BRIDGE AS LONG AS THEY PAY THEIR OWN TOLL

New Jersey would be happy to have the Yankees if they want to come, but state residents are far from wildly enthusiastic about the Bronx Bombers making the Garden State their new home. New Jersey citizens don’t see the acquisition of the Yankees as a high priority agenda item for state government, and would be … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 27, 1998, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, New York City, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll