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Poll: Should State Be Allowed to Mandate Moves Into Group Homes?
August 14, 2014 | Polling
Should ‘intellectually disabled’ people be allowed to stay in developmental centers or out-of-state facilities, if that’s what their families prefer?
Poll: What Do You Think of Putting Open-Space Funding on Statewide Ballot?
August 7, 2014 | Polling
Should money be spent to address other needs? Or is preservation of open space and historic structures worth the price?
Poll: New Jersey's Beaches -- Still the Best, Second Place, or Third-Rate?
July 31, 2014 | Polling
Does the Jersey Shore still live up to its reputation, or have overcrowding and overdevelopment taken their toll?
Poll: Is It Time for New Jersey to Revisit a State-Based Exchange?
July 24, 2014 | Polling, Affordable Care Act
Court decisions throw settled situation into turmoil for growing group of newly insured
Poll: Was Christie Right to Ease Back on Testing and Teacher Evaluation?
July 17, 2014 | Polling
How do you feel about the governor's compromise solution reducing the impact of national tests on teachers and students?
Poll: What Do You Think of the Governor's Veto of the Latest Gun Bill?
July 7, 2014 | Polling
Is Chris Christie protecting the Second Amendment, pandering to his political base, or . . . ?
Poll: Right Direction? Wrong Direction? No Direction? What's With COAH?
July 3, 2014 | Polling
COAH has new rules, or does it? What's the next step for the Council on Affordable Housing?
Poll: How Much of the Democrats’ Doomed Budget Do You Buy?
June 26, 2014 | Budget, Politics, Polling
From a fully funded pension to the millionaire's tax, do the Democrats have anything real to offer New Jersey?
Poll: Taking New Jersey's Temperature on Whether to Require Paid Sick Leave
June 19, 2014 | Polling
The mandate might make NJ far more worker-friendly, but would it discourage companies from doing business in the state?
Poll: Time for Superintendent Salary Caps to Be Retired?
June 12, 2014 | Education, Polling
Poll: Is There a Way to Cure the Anemic Turnout for NJ's Primaries?
June 5, 2014 | Polling
With less than 8 percent of eligible voters bothering to show up, can anything be done to put some electricity back in the elections?
Poll: What Kind of Access Should Adoptees Have to Birth Records?
May 29, 2014 | Polling
How much knowledge is too much? How much constitutes too little?
What's Behind Gov. Christie's Abrupt About-Face on Chief Justice?
May 22, 2014 | Polling
After more than four years, the expected battle royal about nominations to the High Court fizzled rather than flamed
Poll: Should Gov. Christie Be Telling Washington How To Fix Its Fiscal Problems?
May 15, 2014 | Polling
If timing is everything, what's New Jersey chief exec doing in D.C. when he's facing a mega-economic crisis here at home?
Poll: What Can New Jersey Do to Help Stave Off Climate Change?
May 8, 2014 | Polling, Sandy
Superstorm Sandy could be taken as a warning to the wise
Poll: What's the Best Way to Make Up New Jersey's $800M Budget Shortfall?
May 1, 2014 | Polling
It's not exactly pocket change, but Christie and the Legislature are going to have find it somewhere
Poll: Should Parents Be Allowed to Let Their Kids Opt Out of State Tests?
April 24, 2014 | Polling
A small but vocal group of families is sounding off about NJASK and pulling their children from the exams for a variety of reasons
Poll: Should New Jersey Tax Electronic Cigarettes Like Regular Smokes?
April 17, 2014 | Polling
Would a tax protect kids or deter adults with the nicotine habit from using faux smokes as a step toward quitting?
Poll: Are Gov. Christie's Town Halls a Good Idea or Just Good Politics?
April 10, 2014 | Politics, Polling
The governor has racked up almost 120 town halls -- are they an effective way to communicate with the people of New Jersey?
Poll: What's Gov. Brendan Byrne's Most Lasting Legacy in Garden State?
April 3, 2014 | Politics, Polling
Income taxes or casino gambling? Or maybe it was the former Brendan Byrne Arena in the Meadowlands
Poll: Was Christie Right in Changing Pension-Funding Formula?
March 27, 2014 | Polling
The governor's tinkering with the funding formula will cost NJ almost $95M this year, $150M next fiscal year
Poll: Do You Think New Jersey Will Ever Develop Offshore Wind Farms?
March 20, 2014 | Polling
The state has wind and water in plentiful supply, but does it have what it takes to create a thriving wind industry?
How Should NJ Schools Spend a Possible Increase in State Aid?
March 13, 2014 | Polling
It's far from a fortune, but the governor's prospective budget calls for a $20-per-student boost in aid to schools
Poll: What Do You Think About Gov. Christie's Handling of Sandy so Far?
March 6, 2014 | Polling
Congress Passes Legislation Giving Boost to Federal Flood Insurance Fund
Tracey Samuelson/WHYY NewsWorks | March 5, 2014 | Polling, Sandy
Good news for Jersey Shore residents, as lawmakers approve cap on premium increases, restore some subsidies
What do you think of Gov. Chris Christie's budget priorities?
February 27, 2014 | Polling
The governor's 2015 budget seems to be all about the status quo. How do you think the numbers add up?
Poll: How Do You Rate the Performance of the Outgoing Head of NJT?
February 20, 2014 | Polling
The Christie administration shows Jim Weinstein the door, but is there more to his tenure than Hurricane Sandy and the Super Bowl tie-up?
How Do You Rate Chris Cerf's Tenure as Education Commissioner?
February 13, 2014 | Polling
Cerf pushed tirelessly to implement Christie's education agenda -- for better or for worse
Poll: What's Your Biggest Issue About Snow in the Garden State?
February 6, 2014 | Polling
Just another headache or a good chance to clear your head, what do you see in those whirling flakes?
Poll: How Does a Garden State Super Bowl Grab You?
January 30, 2014 | Polling
Will the big game live up to its name -- at least for NJ -- or is just a matter of words into hype?
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