As the most highly anticipated congressional matchup of the season intensifies, the campaign of U.S. Rep. John Adler (D-Cherry Hill) is turning to Craigslist in search of volunteers.
Ridiculed by the Adler campaign as incapable of raising big dollars early, the campaign of ex-Eagles football star Jon Runyan read the ad as evidence that Adler doesn’t have any enthusiasm on the ground.
“Congressional campaign located in South Jersey by the Jersey Shore is hiring paid canvassers immediately, to work through Election Day on November 2nd. …salary is $10 an hour. We have two shifts available: 2pm to 6pm and 4pm to 8pm. We are open 6 to 7 days a week, but you can choose your own schedule. Must have top notch communication skills, a willingness to go above and beyond expectations, and a strong desire to make our government more accountable to its citizens. Experience preferred, but intensive training will be provided.”