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Most New Jerseyans Are Unaware As DiFrancesco Comes Under Fire But The More People Know, The Worse It Looks

Despite recent press coverage of questionable real estate transactions and allegations of unethical conduct while serving as Scotch Plains City Attorney, acting Governor Donald DiFrancesco is flying under the public radar. Nearly two-thirds of New Jersey residents say they are unfamiliar with the recent controversy over his real estate and business dealings with major state … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am April 19, 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

New Jersey’s Acting Governor: Donald Who?

The new acting Governor ofNew Jersey — Donald DiFrancesco — is a mystery to most state residents. But while the current Senate President is largely unknown, few New Jerseyans are alarmed that an unfamiliar figure is assuming the state’s highest office. And the state is nearly evenly divided over whether DiFrancesco should act as a … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am February 1, 2001, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll