TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A new poll finds Gov. Chris Christie’s popularity taking a hit with registered New Jersey voters.
The Fairleigh Dickinson-PublicMind poll released Tuesday shows the governor’s job approval and favorability ratings dipped this month.READ MORE: Manhattan, Brooklyn Residents Sue City To Stop Permanent Outdoor Dining
An equal number — 44 percent — approve and disapprove of the way Christie is handling the job. That’s down from the 51-41 percent approval rating Christie had in April.
Forty percent of those polled have an overall favorable view of Christie. Forty-five percent don’t.READ MORE: 'Phantom Of The Opera,' Broadway's Longest Running Show, Resumes Performances
In April, it was 47 percent favorable, 41 percent unfavorable.
The governor’s popularity also sagged at this time last year then rebounded.
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