BALA CYNWYD, PA and FORT LEE, NJ– October 8, 2018 – United States Senator Robert Menendez (D) holds a nearly 3:1 lead over businessman Robert Hugin (R) among Hispanic voters in New Jersey according to an exclusive poll for Telemundo 47 New York and Telemundo62 Philadelphia conducted by Mason-Dixon Polling & Strategy, Inc. of Jacksonville, Florida.
The Telemundo stations poll was conducted between October 1 and October 4, with 625 registered Hispanic voters interviewed by telephone across the Garden State. All respondents indicated they were likely to vote in the November general election. The poll has a margin of error of +/- 4%
“The November elections are important to our viewers, their families and the many communities Telemundo and NBC proudly serve throughout the Garden State,” said Cristina Schwarz, President and General Manager of Telemundo 47. “This Telemundo stations poll offers important insights into the views of New Jersey’s Hispanic community as they prepare to head to the polls and cast their vote next month.”
“Partnering with Mason-Dixon Polling & Strategy enabled us to develop a clearer view of how New Jersey Hispanic voters feel about this all important race,” said Ric Harris, President and General Manager of NBC10 and Telemundo62. “It also helps us better understand what’s most important to our viewers, so that we can provide more dedicated coverage.”
Among the findings:
Full survey data is contained in the attached poll. For additional information on poll findings or methodology, please contact Brad Coker from Mason-Dixon associates at 904-261-2444 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Telemundo62 Philadelphia / WWSI
Owned by NBCUniversal, Telemundo62 / WWSI is NBC’s Owned Television Stations local station serving Spanish-speaking viewers throughout the Greater Philadelphia area, including 18 counties across Pennsylvania, South Jersey and Delaware. Telemundo62 viewers start their mornings with Primera Edicion, an hour-long, local Spanish-language newscast airing weekdays at 6 a.m. and continue to receive the latest in local news and weather information during Al Mediodía, a 30 minute newscast airing weekdays at 12 p.m. Noticiero Telemundo62 is a locally produced, live Spanish-language newscast, airing weekdays at 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. Viewers turn to Noticiero Telemundo62 for local news, weather, sports and community coverage on-air and on the Telemundo62 app. For more information, visit Telemundo62.com
About Telemundo 47 New York / WNJU
Telemundo 47 / WNJU is the Telemundo television station serving Spanish-speaking viewers in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut for more than 50 years. The Tri-State’s Spanish-language broadcasting channel for soccer, Telemundo 47 will offer exclusive Spanish-language coverage of the 2019 Copa America, the 2019 and 2025 FIFA Women’s World Cup™ tournaments and the 2022 and 2026 FIFA Men’s World Cup™ tournaments.
Delivering more than 27 hours of locally-produced news, information and entertainment programing each week, Telemundo 47 offers comprehensive breaking news coverage and features the New York market’s only team of bilingual meteorologists, La Autoridad en El Tiempo, who use cutting-edge technology to keep viewers and their families safe and informed. This includes Tele Doppler 47, con tecnología S band, the most powerful and most accurate weather technology available.
Telemundo 47’s local consumer investigative unit, Telemundo Responde, returns every telephone call, responds to every electronic inquiry and has recovered over $1.5 million for local viewers. The station also features Acceso Total, the region’s only local entertainment variety program with TeleXitos, the station’s multicast network, offering viewers many beloved, iconic television series in an easy-to-watch, comfortable Spanish-language format.
As a station, Telemundo 47 demonstrates its commitment to the communities it serves by cultivating local partnerships with organizations that reflect the diversity of the local market. Telemundo 47 also provides news and information across all platforms, online at Telemundo47.com, and via its dedicated mobile app and across social media.
Diana Torralvo (Telemundo62)
John Durso, Jr. (Telemundo 47)
Brad Coker (Mason-Dixon)