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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

BRADLEY LEADS WHITMAN IN THE HOMESTRETCH

Bill Bradley, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator, has a 17 point lead over his Republican opponent Christine Todd Whitman going into Tuesday’s election. Bradley has stronger support from Democrats than Whitman receives from Republicans and is favored by Independents.  

Posted at 12:01 am November 4, 1990, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

1990 SENATE ELECTION: POCKETBOOK ISSUES PREDOMINATE

Taxes, the federal budget deficit, and the economy are the three key issues New Jersey voters think the person elected to the U.S. Senate next Tuesday will have to handle. Bill Bradley, the Democratic incumbent, is viewed as the candidate who would do a better job of handling these economic issues, and by a margin … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 31, 1990, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

BRADLEY MAINTAINS STRONG LEAD OVER WHITMAN

Democrat Bill Bradley holds a substantial 36 point lead over Republican challenger Christine Todd Whitman in the November race for a seat in the U.S. Senate. According to the latest Star Ledger/Eagleton Poll that was conducted between October 16 and October 22, 1990 with 546 likely New Jersey voters, Bradley overshadowed Whitman in the first … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 28, 1990, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

1990 SENATE ELECTION: ISSUES AND CANDIDATE IMAGE; VOTERS SAY JERSEY TAXES SHOULD BE AN ISSUE

Not surprisingly, Democrat Bill Bradley has a decisive advantage over his Republican challenger Christine Todd Whitman when it comes to being the candidate the voters say has the most experience. The two term incumbent is also viewed as the candidate who would do a better job of handling a variety of issues by a margin … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 10, 1990, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race, Taxes

THE 1990 SENATE ELECTION: BRADLEY’S EARLY LEAD DECLINES

With about a month left before the election. Democrat Bill Bradley’s lead in the race for the U.S. Senate has dropped to 56 percent from the 64 percent advantage he had in July. This is an 8 point decline in the past three months. However, Bradley still has a substantial 2 to 1 lead over … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 7, 1990, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

THE 1990 SENATE ELECTION: BRADLEY STARTS WITH A STRONG LEAD

As Democrat Bill Bradley begins his campaign for a third term in the U.S. Senate, he has close to a 4 to 1 lead over the Republican challenger Christine Todd Whitman. Bradley’s standing among voters as he prepares for the fall election is nearly identical with where he stood at a similar point in his … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am July 29, 1990, in Christie Whitman, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race