November Wed, 2021
Governor Murphy at 50% Job Approval; Maintains High Marks on Pandemic, Lowest Marks on Taxes
As Governor Phil Murphy enters the final months of his first term, half of New Jersey residents approve of the overall job he is doing, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Fifty percent approve – down from 55 percent last spring – while 39 percent disapprove, (down a point from 40 percent); 11 percent are unsure.
November Mon, 2021
Murphy and Democrats in Legislature Hold Lead Heading Into Election Day; Four in Ten Voters Say Opposing Candidate, Partisanship Fuel Their Choice
Governor Phil Murphy holds onto a solid lead against former New Jersey Assemblyman and Republican nominee Jack Ciattarelli, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Fifty percent of registered voters in New Jersey say they will – or already have – cast their vote for the governor, versus 42 percent who side with his opponent. Likely voter models do little to change the race.
October Thu, 2020
Rutgers-Eagleton Poll: Biden Holds Large Lead in New Jersey, but Voters Don’t Trust Polls to Get the Winner Right; About Half of Voters Have Already Voted
Booker ahead by wide margin in reelection bid; majority support for marijuana and veteran ballot measures, voters split on redistricting
May Thu, 2020
Rutgers-Eagleton Poll: Slight Majority Support Voting by Mail for New Jersey’s July Primary, Most Unaware of New Primary Date
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 54% of registered voters in New Jersey agree that the state should replace its July primary election – usually an inperson endeavor – entirely with voting by mail, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Forty-two percent, on the other hand, believe the state should not cancel in-person voting. Opinions are starkly divided by partisanship: 70% of Democrats and 56% of independents support voting by mail, while 72% of Republicans oppose it.