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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Poll: Christie’s Sandy Recovery Approval Ratings Drop

The Rutgers-Eagleton poll released Wednesday finds more New Jersey residents disapprove of the way Gov. Chris Christie has handled recovery from Sandy.

03/05/2014

Gov. Chris Christie delivers his 'State of the State' address in Trenton on Jan. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Chris Christie’s Popularity Slipping, Polls Show

Two recent polls show a traffic jam scandal taking a toll on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s popularity and national political ambitions.

01/22/2014

Alexander Padilla and Anthony Arenas cut a piece of cake after being married by U.S. Senator-elect Cory Booker at City Hall in the early morning hours of October 21, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie Drops Appeal On Same-Sex Marriage

In an email Monday morning, the governor’s office said it was withdrawing its appeal because the chief justice on Friday “left no ambiguity” about the court’s view.

10/21/2013

Cory Booker, Steve Lonegan BIG DL

Polls Show Booker Maintains Lead Over Lonegan Ahead Of Wednesday Special Election

A Monmouth University poll released Monday finds the Newark mayor maintaining a double-digit lead, 52 to 42 percent among likely voters.

10/14/2013

St. Sen. Barbara Buono and Gov. Chris Christie (credits: Barbara Buono for NJ, Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Buono Gains Ground Against Christie In New Poll

Gov. Chris Christie continues to maintain a strong lead in his re-election bid. But the woman who wants to defeat him in November is gaining some ground in a new poll.

04/12/2013

Cory Booker (credit: Twitter)

Experts: Booker Expected To Run For U.S. Senate If Not Governor

Experts expect Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker will run for U.S. Senate if he decides not to run for governor against Republican Gov. Chris Christie.

12/18/2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on August 28, 2012 during the Republican National Convention. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Poll: Christie Earns Highest Approval Rating Of Any New Jersey Governor In History

This record high approval comes on the heels of New York City registered voters giving Christie top marks for his handling of superstorm Sandy.

11/27/2012

Wreckage of the roller coaster in Seaside Heights after Sandy struck the Jersey Shore - Nov. 16, 2012 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Poll: Two-Thirds Of New Jerseyans Affected By Sandy

Two-thirds of New Jersey residents were affected by Superstorm Sandy and about one in five of them had to leave their homes, a new poll has found.

11/20/2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: New Jersey Voters Remain Split Over Second Term For Christie

A new poll finds New Jersey voters think Gov. Chris Christie is doing a good job, but they’re not positive about re-electing him.

10/09/2012

President Barack Obama (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)/Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Holds Lead Over Romney In NJ, Poll Finds

Personality is giving President Barack Obama the edge over Mitt Romney among New Jersey voters surveyed in a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released Wednesday.

08/29/2012

Gov. Chris Christie endorses Mitt Romney in January 2012 (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Praises Christie At NJ Fundraiser, Earns 1.7 Million For Campaign

Mitt Romney left New Jersey with cash for his campaign and a prediction from Gov. Chris Christie that the state is going to be “Romney country.”

06/27/2012

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Rutgers-Eagleton Poll: 47 Percent Of New Jerseyans Approve Of Muslim Monitoring

A new poll finds most New Jersey residents support the secret monitoring of Muslim groups by the New York Police Department, though that sentiment isn’t as strong in Hudson and Essex counties.

03/30/2012

Marijuana Plants (file / credit: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority In NJ Want Marijuana Decriminalized

A Rutgers-Eagleton poll released Wednesday finds more than half of New Jersey voters surveyed say people should not be penalized for possession of small amounts of marijuana.

11/30/2011

Occupy Wall Street protesters and police stand outside Zuccotti Park after police removed the protesters from the park early in the morning on November 15, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Many Living, Working Near Zuccotti Park Happy To See OWS Camp Gone

Some residents and business owners who have been fed up with the encampment at Zuccotti Park say they’re glad the city evicted Occupy Wall Street protesters and cleaned up the park early Tuesday morning.

11/15/2011

School Desks - File / Photo: Ian Waldie/Getty Images

Poll: New Jerseyans Split On Charter Schools

But the Rutgers-Eagleton Poll also shows they oppose using public money for vouchers to send children to private schools.

04/08/2011

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