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|U.S. House, New Jersey|
|January 3, 2011-Present|
|January 3, 2013|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Bachelor's||University of Michigan and University of Pennsylvania (incomplete degree)|
|Date of birth||November 27, 1973|
|Place of birth||Flint, Michigan|
|Profession||Professional football player and sportscaster|
Runyan was born in Flint, Michigan. From 1992-1995, he studied kinesiology at the University of Michigan on a football scholarship, and later took classes in entrepreneurial management at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business.
Runyan was drafted while in college by the Houston Oilers (now the Tennessee Titans) in 1996 and helped the Titans reach the Super Bowl in 2000. Runyan then signed with the Philadelphia Eagles, where he played as an offensive tackle, helping to lead the Eagles to a Super Bowl appearance in 2004. Jon retired from football at the end of the 2010 season.
Runyan serves on the following committees:
- Armed Services Committee
- Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces
- Subcommittee on Readiness
- Veterans Affairs Committee
- Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs (Chairman)
- Subcommittee on Health
- Natural Resources Committee
- Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs
Percentage voting with party
Jon Runyan voted with the Republican Party 92.2% of the time, which ranked 134th among the 242 House Republican members as of November 2011.
On November 2, 2010, Runyan was elected to the United States House. He defeated John H. Adler (D), Peter DeStefano (New Jersey Tea Party), Russ Conger (Libertarian), and Lawrence J. Donahue (Your Country Again).
2010U.S. House in 2010. His campaign committee raised a total of $1,523,453 and spent $1,518,073.
|U.S. House, New Jersey, 2010 - Jon Runyan Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by General Election Opponent||$3,301,321|
|Total Spent by General Election Opponent||$3,285,638|
|Top contributors to Jon Runyan's campaign committee|
|Langer Transport Corp||$12,000|
|Every Republican is Crucial PAC||$10,000|
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
Runyan currently resides in Mount Laurel Township with his wife Loretta and three children, Jon, Jr., Alyssa and Isabella.
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- Jon Runyan for Congress "Bio"
- John Runyan, Proudly Representing the 3rd District of New Jersey "Biography"
- John Runyan, Proudly Representing the 3rd District of New Jersey "Committees And Caucuses"
- OpenCongress, "Voting With Party," accessed July 2014
- U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"
- Open Secrets "Jon Runyan 2010 Election Data," Accessed November 26, 2011
- Jon Runyan for Congress "Bio"
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