According to the most recent poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s approval numbers have soared to a robust margin among New Jersey’s registered voters. Right now, 54% approve of Christie's performance while only 36% disapprove.
And 46% say the governor is doing a “good” or “excellent” job, up 10 points from May.
The poll notes that Christie’s favorable ratings are better than those of the NJEA, an organization which he roundly criticizes and which has bought a great deal of advertising to criticize Christie. Only 39% say they have a favorable view of the teachers’ union