Bret Schundler Archives - Center for Public Interest Polling

McGREEVEY HOLDS COMMANDING LEAD IN GUBERNATORIAL: SCHUNDLER LISTING; DEMOCRATS HOLD NARROW ADVANTAGE IN ASSEMBLY RACES

Jim McGreevey has widened his lead and now holds a commanding advantage over his Republican opponent Bret Schundler going into the final days of the campaign for Governor. According to the most recent Star-Ledger/Eagleton-Rutgers Poll, the Woodbridge Democrat is ahead by a 17 percentage point margin—53 to 36 percent— with just 8 percent still undecided … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 4, 2001, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, State Assembly

ISSUES AND CANDIDATES IN THE RACE FOR GOVERNOR

Above all, voters in New Jersey want to be able to trust their next governor to do what’s right, and they want him to be a strong leader. But according to The Star-Ledger/Eagleton-Rutgers Poll, voters are currently divided over which candidate better offers these qualities. Given a list of candidate traits, nine out often likely … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 23, 2001, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Economy, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

McGREEVEY BEGINS FALL CAMPAIGN WITH COMMANDING LEAD

As summer vacation season ends Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jim McGreevey is enjoying smooth sailing, while his Republican opponent Bret Schundler is stuck in traffic somewhere on the Parkway. Ten weeks before election day MeGreevey holds a commanding 49 to 30 percent lead among likely voters, with about two in ten undecided. With those who say … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am August 26, 2001, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NEW JERSEY GUBERNATORIAL 2001: McGreevey Begins With Lead DiFrancesco Runs Closer Race Than Schundler

The extended presidential election only managed to briefly delay the start of real politics in New Jersey; Christie Whitman’s abdication of the Statehouse for the EPA only managed to add spice to it. It’s time for the gubernatorial election, and Democrat Jim McGreevey starts out in better shape than either of his two potential Republican … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 6, 2001, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll