Rutgers Eagleton has conducted another poll (full pdf below) of New Jersey voters. Donald Trump retains his lead at 32% surging 11 additional points since the last poll. New Jersey governor Chris Christie is defeated within his own state, garnering only 5% support.
(Via Washington Examiner) New Jersey governor and Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie is being told by voters across the board in his home state to call it a day.
The establishment candidate, who once flew high in the GOP field, is down to just 5 percent support in the latest Rutgers-Eagleton poll of New Jersey voters. His favorability ratings are tanking, and nearly 70 percent of voters say he should end his campaign.
“Christie no longer has any home state advantage,” Ashley Koning, assistant director of the Rutgers University’s Eagleton Center for Public Interest Polling, said in a press release Thursday. “The voters who know him best blame not his competition, but what Christie himself is doing — or not doing — for New Jersey.” (read more)