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1996 NEW JERSEY ELECTIONS A STATE IN FLUX CLINTON’S LEAD DECLINES; ZIMMER AND TORRICELLI EVEN VOTER INTEREST DROPS

While President Bill Clinton still leads former Senator Bob Dole 45 to 34 percent, there has been a 10 percentage point decline in the Presidents support since the poll conducted in mid-October. In addition, President Clinton who has had support for re-election among a majority of New Jersey voters since February, now finds the state’s … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 3, 1996, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Senate Race

NEW JERSEYANS’ FAVOR A THIRD POLITICAL PARTY; BRADLEY AND POWELL ATTRACTIVE AS THIRD PARTY PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES

Six-in-ten of New Jerseyans favor the formation of a third political party to challenge Democrats and Republicans for President, Congress and state offices. A majority of state residents would consider voting for Senator Bill Bradley (58%) or General John Powell (56%) if they ran as third party presidential candidates in 1996, but are less likely to … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am September 17, 1995, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE IN NEW JERSEY: AN UPDATE

The Presidential race in New Jersey, which looked like it might be gaining momentum for President George Bush at the end of last week, seems to be stabilizing.  

Posted at 12:01 am November 3, 1992, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

CLINTON LEADS IN NEW JERSEY

In the closing days of the election, it appears that Democrat challenger Bill Clinton will receive more votes from New Jersey voters than the incumbent President George Bush. However, the size of Clinton’s margin of victory will depend on who actually votes on November 3. Likely New Jersey voters give Democrat Bill Clinton a 12 … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am November 1, 1992, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN NEW JERSEY: ISSUES AND CHARACTER

New Jersey voters are making clear distinctions among the presidential candidates based on the issues that are being discussed in the campaign. On economic issues, Clinton is favored on controlling health care costs and providing jobs, while Bush is seen as better able to hold down taxes, and Perot is identified as the best to … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 27, 1992, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE IN NEW JERSEY: CLINTON LEADS BUT PEROT GAINS

With the election about a week away, New Jersey residents who are the most likely to vote give Democrat Bill Clinton a 13 point lead over Republican incumbent George Bush — 44 to 31 percent — 17 percent plan to vote for Ross Perot. For Perot this is an increase of 6 points from the … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 am October 25, 1992, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll