60 percent in N.J. view Trump unfavorably, poll finds

A new Rutgers-Eagleton poll find more than 60 percent of New Jersey voters view Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump unfavorably.

That’s compared with 30 percent who say they have a favorable impression of him. New Jersey’s primary is in June.

The poll, released Monday, surveyed more than 700 registered voters.

Sixty-two percent have an unfavorable view of Trump, and roughly the same percentage say he makes them angry because of the kind of person he is or something he has done.

Thirty percent have a favorable view of him. Slightly more, 34 percent, say he makes them feel hopeful.

The poll was conducted in the first week of April and has a margin of error of plus or minus 4 percentage points.

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