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ISSUES IN THE 2002 SENATE CAMPAIGN; NOTHING IN PLAY OR “THE SEINFELD ELECTION”

Even though incumbent Senator Robert Torricelli has withdrawn from the 2002 Senate election in New Jersey he still casts a big shadow. The race that once so was singularly focused on his ethics and integrity is now about, well, nothing.

Posted at 12:01 am October 22, 2002, in Congress, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

LAUTENBERG LEADS AMONG LIKELY VOTERS; MORE WOMEN SUPPORT THE DEMOCRAT, WHILE MEN PREFER FORRESTER

Democratic Senate candidate Frank Lautenberg — buoyed by women voters in New Jersey — now runs ahead of Republican candidate Douglas Forrester by a margin of 47 to 42 percent among those most likely to vote. This according to the latest Star Ledger/Eagleton-Rutgers Poll conducted Sunday through Thursday night. An earlier poll conducted between October … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 20, 2002, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

LAUTENBERG SUBSTITUTION REVIVES DEMOCRATS’ CHANCES EVEN WHILE ENERGIZING REPUBLICANS

The Democrats are indeed in much better shape to win the Senate election with former Senator Frank Lautenberg having replaced current Senator Bob Torricelli on the ticket. A Star Ledger/Eagleton-Rutgers poll concluded Sunday night shows Lautenberg leading Republican Douglas Forester by a margin of 6 percentage points among potential voters, 46 to 40, with the … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 8, 2002, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Frank Lautenberg, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

2002 ELECTION POTPOURRI: ISSUES, CANDIDATE QUALITIES, ENGAGEMENT and THE CONGRESS

While Democrat Bob Torricelli better understands the problems facing the state, Republican Doug Forrester is more honest. So say New Jersey voters. And with these as their top two concerns, it is little wonder the race for the Senate is so close in mid September.  

Posted at 12:01 am September 17, 2002, in Congress, Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race