Quinnipiac University Polling Institute

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After Christie Veto, NJ Voters Support Legalizing Gay Marriage By Widest Margin Ever

New Jersey voters support same-sex marriage by a margin of 57 to 37 percent, according to a survey conducted by the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute.


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Poll Hints That Christie As VP Would Help Romney In New Jersey, But Just A Little

Governor Chris Christie continues to fare well in the latest New Jersey poll of voters, but Republicans looking for him to join Mitt Romney on a potential presidential ticket might not be pleased with the results of a new Quinnipiac survey.


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Vast Majority of Americans Support Access To Birth Control, New Poll Finds

The poll by Quinnipiac University finds that 82 percent of Americans support the use of birth control. Just 12 percent think it’s wrong.


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Support For Gay Marriage Surpasses 50 Percent in New Jersey

For the first time, a majority of New Jersey voters is in favor gay marriage, according to a Quinnipiac University poll.


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New NJ Poll Brings Mixed News For Gov. Christie, President Obama

A newly released poll provides some interesting insights from the people of New Jersey about their governor.


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2 New Polls Give NJ Governor Christie A Boost

A pair of newly released polls suggest that all the national attention and presidential talk seem to have helped New Jersey governor Chris Christie back in his home state.


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Poll Finds Pennsylvanians Opposed To Electoral Vote Apportioning

A new poll suggests that Pennsylvania voters are cool to the idea of changing the way the state awards its electoral votes in presidential elections.


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Female Politicians Get Higher Marks Than Men In Latest NJ Poll

Eighty percent of poll respondents said male politicians would be more likely than females to produce a sex scandal while in office.


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Corbett Sees Boost In Voter Approval After Budget Debate

In Quinnipiac’s last two polls, in April and June, voters were sharply divided in their opinion of Governor Corbett’s job performance. But that was during the heat of debate over cuts in the new state budget.



Poll: D.C. Debt Battle Left Pennsylvanians Widely Disaffected

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows the battle over the nation’s debt in Washington has left everyone in the process on the “outs” with Pennsylvania voters.


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Lack Of Public Restrooms At NJ Shore Leaves Visitors Hopping Mad

New Jersey residents love those nearby beaches, but a new poll finds that they hate not having access to restrooms “down the shore.”


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Gov. Christie Popularity Sliding, New Poll Shows

The latest Quinnipiac University poll finds that, for the first time, more respondents disapprove of Christie’s performance in office than approve of it.


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Poll Shows Pa. Voters Evenly Divided Over Gov. Corbett’s Performance

The new Quinnipiac University poll shows that 39 percent of Pennsylvania voters approve of Gov. Corbett’s job performance while 38 percent disapprove.



New Poll Gives Pres. Obama A Bump After Death Of Bin Laden

In the latest Quinnipiac University Poll — the first since the death of Bin Laden — the president’s approval rating is now 52 percent, the highest it’s been in two years.


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New Poll Shows Mixed Reviews For Gov. Corbett In His First 100 Days

Only 39 percent of Pennsylvania voters approve of the job that Governor Tom Corbett is doing, while his disapproval rating of 37 percent has more than tripled since the school’s last poll.