Conducted June 14, 2010
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How do you rate the way Governor Chris Christie has handled the New Jersey budget crisis….excellent, good, fair or poor?
1% Not sure
2* If the state legislature does not agree to the reduced budget proposed by Governor Christie, the governor says he will shut down non-essential state government services on July 1. If the budget is not passed by July 1, do you favor or oppose a shutdown of non-essential state services?
18% Not sure
3* Do you favor or oppose an
amendment to the state constitution that would cap personal property tax
25% Not sure
4* Do you consider yourself part of the Tea Party Movement?
17% Not sure
5* Is The Tea Party movement good for the country or bad for the country?
7% Not sure
6* Which is a bigger problem in New Jersey — that voters are unwilling to pay enough in taxes or that the politicians are unwilling to control government spending?
8% Voters are unwilling to pay enough in
82% That the politicians are unwilling to control government spending
10% Not sure
7* How would you rate the job Chris Christie has been doing as Governor… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?
33% Strongly approve
18% Somewhat approve
14% Somewhat disapprove
31% Strongly disapprove
3% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence