Runyan files for 3rd Congressional District run

TRENTON – Team Jon Runyan just filed here at the New Jersey Division of Elections on West State Street, according to Runyan campaign spokesman Chris Russell.

Surrogates for the newly retired Eagles offensive lineman from Mount Laurel handed in 650 petition signatures, Russell told PolitickerNJ.com.

It later goes into the books as 639 sigs.

A Republican, Runyan wants to challenge U.S. Rep. John Adler (D-Cherry Hill) in the Novermber general eelction.

But he will have to first get past renegade Republican Justin Murphy, a former Tabernacle Committeeman.

Adler and Murphy had already filed with 722 and 413 petition signatures respectively.

Runyan files for 3rd Congressional District run