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AUTO INSURANCE: THE ISSUE THAT DOESN’T GO AWAY

When James McGreevey first ran for governor in 1997, auto insurance reform was one of the key issues he used to nearly unseal incumbent Christie Whitman. And while more residents today are satisfied with their auto policies than were six years ago, a sizable number have experienced rising premiums in the past year.  

Posted at 12:01 am February 14, 2003, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Transportation

GUBERNATORIAL ISSUES: EDUCATION AND AUTO INSURANCE TOP VOTERS’ CONCERNS: McGREEVEY SUPPORTERS MORE CONCERNED ABOUT ISSUES

As the general election season in this year’s race for governor heats up, New Jersey voters have serious issue concerns, with “education” and “auto insurance rates” topping the list according to a new Star-Ledger/Eagleton-Rutgers Poll. Three-quarters of registered voters in the Garden State say that education is an “extremely important” issue to them in this … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 2, 2001, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Education, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

1997 GUBERNATORIAL RACE: ISSUES: AUTO INSURANCE, TAXES, EDUCATION, CIVILITY OF CAMPAIGN

Auto insurance, taxes, and education are three issues being discussed in the New Jersey Gubernatorial Election. By a margin of 42 to 25 percent, more voters say Democratic challenger Jim McGreevey would do a better job at handling auto insurance than incumbent Governor Christie Whitman. On the issue of taxes, Whitman (39%) has a slight … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 20, 1997, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Education, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Taxes

1997 GUBERNATORIAL RACE: A CLOSER LOOK AT AUTO INSURANCE IMPACT OF WHITMAN’S CANDIDACY FOR OTHER OFFICES

New Jersey voters have identified automobile insurance as a key in the 1997 Gubernatorial Election. By a margin of 3 to 1. more voters have heard about Governor Whitman’s suggestions to reform auto insurance than have heard about Democratic challenger Jim McGreevey’s plans.At this time, while slightly more voters say McGreevey would do a better … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 10, 1997, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEVANS EVALUATE AUTO INSURANCE REFORMS

Although New Jerseyans are not satisfied with the cost and coverage of their automobile insurance, about half would rather keep the auto insurance that they have now rather than change ;o one of the four new options that have been proposed by Governor Whitman to reform the state’s auto insurance system.  

Posted at 12:01 am March 9, 1997, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll