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NJ Governor Phil Murphy Announces New Jersey the First State to Provide Universal Access to Arts Education; Nearly 1.1 Million Students Actively Participate [PR Newswire, 9/9/19]

The Gillibrand Test Case for Women in Politics [New York Times, 9/1/19]

Despite N.J. school segregation, most residents don’t see a problem, poll finds [The Philadelphia Inquirer, 8/26/19]

Head of Rutgers politics institute stepping down after 24 years [The Philadelphia Inquirer, 8/19/19]

One in Four Households Have a Member Who Has Taken Prescription Pain Relievers In Past Year, Virtually All Residents Believe Opioid Usage Is a Problem In New Jersey [Insider NJ, 7/18/19]

NJ residents say opioid abuse a bigger problem where they live [NJ 101.5, 7/18/19]

NJ Democrats more likely to voice political views on line than GOP, poll says [New Jersey Globe, 6/13/19]


Life is good: Believe it or not, survey finds 80% of Jerseyans are happy [Roi NJ, 6/6/19]

Eagleton Institute of Politics Experts Available To Discuss the New Jersey Primary Election [NewsWise, 5/31/19]

N.J. Pension Change May Skip Governor, Go to Voters, Lawmaker Says [Bloomberg, 5/17/19]

NJ worried but uninformed about climate change [NJ Today, 5/15/19]

Rutgers-Eagleton/NJ Autism Center of Excellence Poll: Eight in 10 New Jerseyans Know Someone Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Yet Less Than Half Have Regular Interaction with Individuals Who Have Autism [Insider NJ, 5/13/19]

Most CPAs telling clients to relocate out of NJ: Thomas [Asbury Park Press, 5/1/19]

Most NJ adults fear getting shot and oppose arming teachers [New Jersey 101.5, 4/24/19]

NJ millionaires tax: Here are the arguments for and against the controversial tax hike [The Daily Journal, 4/17/19]

Poll: Trump disliked by nearly 60% of NJ – New Jersey Globe [New Jersey Globe, 4/9/19]

New Jersey still can’t stand Chris Christie [New Jersey Globe, 4/9/19]


N.J.’s Aid in Dying bill: Terminally ill patients say it stops suffering, critics worry about abuse       [The Inquirer, 3/29/19]

Could our democracy be upgraded? We asked 3 political scientists               [, 3/10/19]

NJ legal weed: Is marijuana legalization on the way? Or will NY, PA get there first?         [MyCentralJersey, 2/13/19]

Phil Murphy’s approval ratings out tomorrow                                                 [New Jersey Globe, 2/11/19]

Gov. Phil Murphy to deliver his first State of the State address                      [Burlington County Times, 1/14/19]

NJ Gov Phil Murphy’s Christmas promise: The specter of higher taxes in 2019      [The Trentonian, 12/20/18]

Understanding the Outcome of the Midterm Elections                                   [NYU News, 11/9/18]

More than half of N.J. residents support marijuana legalization, poll finds       [ROI, 10/30/18]

Menendez has 51%-46% lead over Hugin in new Rutgers-Eagleton poll         [New Jersey Globe, 10/24/18]

Rutgers poll has Menendez with 5-point lead over Hugin               [NJBIZ, 10/24/18]

Experts: Menendez vs. Hugin is a Senate race to watch                [News 12 New Jersey, 10/4/18]

Power & Politics                                                                  [News 12 New Jersey, 08/10/2018]

Prevention, risk reduction focus of opiod round table                    [NJ Spotlight, 06/25/2018]

Housing advocates hope lawmakers block Murphy from raiding funds   [New Jersey 105.1, 06/12/2018]

NJ voters on Murphy                                                            [NJ 101.5, 05/16/2018]

NJ residents don’t show much love for roads/mass transit             [NJ 101.5, 3/21/2018]

Leagalizing Marijuana in NJ                                                   [The Inquirer, 3/9/2018]

PARCC the carcass of N.J. standardized tests; Nary a word about Trump success on| Feedback      [South Jersey Times Letters, 2/15/2018]

Former pharmaceutical executive runing for N.J. Senate               [The New York Times, 2/13/2018]

Democratic activist challenging Sen. Bob Menendez                     [Buzzfeed News, 2/13/2018]

N.J. is a good place to live but the taxes stink, residents say [, 2/5/2018]

Justice Department drops corruption case against Menendez [Politico, 1/31/2018]

As Obamacare debate rages, most in N.J. say health insurance system ‘on wrong track’ [, 1/22/2018]

New Jersey Democrats not panicking about Menendez retrial [Politico, 1/22/2018]

Bobblehead Hall of Fame Puts Chris Christie Figurines on Clearance [NBC Philadelphia, 1/16/2018]

Poll: Christie leaves as New Jersey’s most unpopular governor [News 12 New Jersey, 1/9/2018]

As Gov. Chris Christie bids farewell, many in New Jersey say good riddance [Hartford Courant, 1/9/2018]

New Jersey Is Last State to Insist at Gas Stations: Don’t Touch That Pump [The New York Times, 1/5/2018]

Brendan Byrne, Former New Jersey Governor, Is Dead at 93 [The New York Times, 1/4/2018]

New Poll Suggests NJ Governor-Elect Is Getting Positive Bump [CBS Philly, 12/15/201]

Sen. Robert Menendez tells Justice Department, ‘If you want to prosecute, bring it on’ [The Washington Post, 12/14/2017]

Menendez Draws Primary Challenger [National Journal, 12/04/2017]

Poll: Only 20% View Menendez Favorably [National Journal, 12/01/2017]

Sen. Bob Menendez’s Poll Numbers Down [The Wall Street Journal, 11/30/2017]

Democrat Phil Murphy elected governor of New Jersey [Business Insider, 11/7/2017]

N.J. election 2017: Could we see the lowest voter turnout in N.J. history? [, 11/7/2017]

Guadagno Takes Right Turn on Immigration in Waning Days of Campaign [The New York Times, 10/23/2017]

Guadagno: Murphy campaign promises will drive up NJ taxes [News 12 New Jersey, 10/19/2017]

New Rutgers-Eagleton poll shows the importance of arts in education [Daily Targum, 9/25/2017]

Future of Dreamers at Rutgers remains shaky after bipartisanship talks [Daily Targum, 9/18/2017]

New Jerseyans want more funding for arts education [NJBiz, 9/18/2017]

N.J. donors buck national GOP group with Democrat favored to succeed Christie [The Inquirer, 9/5/2017]

You know Christie. Bur his successor? Different story. [The Washington Times, 9/3/2017]

Who is doing a better job: Christie or Trump? [, 9/1/2017]

New Jersey Voter Dissatisfaction at a 25-Year High: Poll [NBC New York, 8/31/2017]

Christie’s Approval at 16 Percent, Poll Finds [Observer, 8/31/2017]

New Poll Shows New Jersey Voters Are Generally Dissatisfied. Period. [CBS Philadelphia, 8/31/2017]

Despite corruption trial, Menendez polls higher than Christie in New Jersey [, 8/31/2017]

Murphy Promises More Money for Planned Parenthood [Observer, 8/10/2017]

NJ gubernatorial candidates clash on Planned Parenthood [News 12 New Jersey, 8/10/2017]

ACLU report: Blacks in N.J. are arrested for marijuana 3 times as often as whites [The Inquirer, 6/15/2017]

Most N.J. voters support Planned Parenthood, coverage for birth control [, 6/14/2017]

Poll: Christie’s approval rating at 15 percent, lowest for any N.J. governor [The Inquirer, 6/14/2017]

Poll: ‘Strong support’ for funding women’s health services [NJBiz, 6/14/2017]

The stoned minority might help elect the next New Jersey governor [Trentonian, 6/9/2017]

Assembly candidates weigh in on legalization of marijuana [New Jersey Herald, 5/2/2017]

Is N.J. ready for aid-in-dying legislation? [Courier Post, 4/30/2017]

Lawmakers debate measure aimed at consolidating small towns [The Washington Times, 3/26/2017]

Is it time to kill NJ small towns? [app, 3/24/2017]

First look at the 2017 N.J. governor’s race [, 3/22/2017]

NJ Gubernatorial Candidate Murphy Launches Anti-Trump Campaign Ad [Observer, 3/21/2017]

Emergency room use persists despite gains in insurance coverage [NJ Spotlight, 2/24/2017]

Joe Piscopo Considers Running for Governor of New Jersey. No Joke [The New York Times, 2/20/2017]

Who’s Running For NJ Governor? Most Residents Don’t Have A Clue [CBS Philly, 1/21/2017]

Rutgers-Eagleton: NJ Gubernatorial Candidates Unknown [Observer, 1/17/2017]

Background to Christie state of state: high unemployment, property taxes [NJ Spotlight, 1/9/2017]

Stile: Christie’s last year to reign — and revise [The Daily Journal. 1/5/2017]

More gambling is not what New Jersey needs [New Jersey Herald, 12/25/2016]

Christie’s approval hits record low; most say he should have been charged for Bridgegate [Politico, 12/6/2017]

Christie falls to new lows in Rutgers-Eagleton poll [The Daily Targum, 11/22/2016]

At League conference, McGreevey is Christie’s defender [Politico, 11/16/2016]

S&P Global Downgrades New Jersey’s Bond Rating [The Wall Street Journal, 11/14/2016]

Chris Christie’s Approval Ratings Drop To All-Time Low [Huffington Post, 11/9/2016]

Pollsters were losers on Election Day, too [The Daily Post, 11/9/2016]

Could marijuana legalization hit N.J. after 2018? [The Daily Targum, 11/8/2016]

Chris Christie’s Approval Rating in New Jersey Dips to New Low [NBC Philadelphia, 11/8/2016]

Poll: Christie’s favorability dips to new low of 19 percent [The Washington Times, 11/7/2016]

Pollsters to Trump camp: Don’t blame the messenger [ 11/4/2017]

The Data Behind the Discussions at NJ Spotlight on Cities Conference [NJ Spotlight, 10/13/16]

4 things to know about a possible gas tax hike [Asbury Park Press, 10/4/16]

Donald Trump’s Pathetic Fraternity [The New York Times, 10/1/16]

Corruption in the Soprano State [The New York Times, 10/1/16]

Christie Talks About Second Chances as Bridge Trial Takes Toll [Bloomberg, 9/29/16]

Powerful Backers of Gambling in North Jersey Decide to Fold Their Hand [NJ Spotlight, 9/23/16]

Prosecutors say Christie knew about ‘Bridgegate’ [The Hill, 9/19/16]

Poll: 69 percent of New Jersey voters disapprove of Christie [Politico, 9/19/16]

Rutgers-Eagleton Poll: Bridgegate-seared Christie Hits New Ratings Low [Observer: PolitickerNJ, 9/19/16]