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NEW JERSEYANS SPLIT ON OBAMACARE: BUT 24 PERCENT OF OPPONENTS THINK ‘LAW DOES NOT GO FAR ENOUGH’

More New Jerseyans now support the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, than are opposed, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. With the first open enrollment period now ended, 26 percent strongly support the ACA, while another 29 percent somewhat support it. Detractors are more intense in their opposition: 28 percent strongly oppose … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am April 10, 2014, in Obamacare, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

Majority in 3 States Favorable on Hillary Clinton; Give Former Sec of State 2016 Lead Over Christie, Paul & Ryan

A majority of voters in New York (64 percent), New Jersey (59 percent) and Virginia (56 percent) have a favorable view of Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and name her most often in each state as the one eligible person that they would most like to see as the next President according to simultaneous … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am March 4, 2014, in 2016 Election, Governor Chris Christie, Gun Control, Hillary Clinton, Marijuana, Minimum Wage, Obamacare, REP-Siena-Roanoke, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Same-Sex Marriage, Unemployment

RUTGERS-EAGLETON POLL: MOST NEW JERSEY VOTERS OPPOSE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN OVER OBAMACARE, BLAME GOP

As the government shutdown enters its third week, New Jersey’s registered voters reflect the rest of the nation’s disapproval and assign blame to the Republican Party, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Just one quarter think congressional Republicans did the right thing by insisting to defund Obamacare. As a result, Republicans are suffering the brunt … Read more …

Posted at 12:00 pm October 17, 2013, in Obamacare, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

An Increasing Number of New Jerseyans Appear to Support Obamacare

A clear majority of New Jersey voters support the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding most of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), according to a new WNYC/Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Nearly 6-in-10 registered voters in the Garden State say the Supreme Court was right to uphold the law, while 37 percent wanted it struck down. This represents … Read more …

Posted at 12:00 pm October 10, 2012, in New Jersey Politics & Issues, Obamacare, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEYANS SUPPORT HEALTH CARE LAW PASSED BY CONGRESS

New Jerseyans generally support the health care reform law passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama, a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll shows. While a late February Rutgers-Eagleton Poll found that two-thirds believed then that Congress should start over with the bill, 48 percent of New Jersey residents now support the law, while 40 percent … Read more …

Posted at 12:00 pm April 8, 2010, in Congress, Healthcare, New Jersey Politics & Issues, Obamacare, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll