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Aug 29, 2013

Bipartisan Show Of Support For American Renewable Energy Freedom

Issues: Energy

The group argues that renewable energy is now critical to U.S. economic growth, and is important for domestic manufacturing, the creation of new jobs, and American energy independence. The proposal is being led by Representatives Paul Ruiz Paul Ruiz (D-CA), Jon Runyan (R-NJ), and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR).

Aug 29, 2013

Congressman Jon Runyan Becomes 41st Co-Sponsor of Proposed Tourette Syndrome Legislation

The New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome Associated Disorders (NJCTS) is proud to announce that United States Congressman Jon Runyan (R-NJ3) has become the 41st Congressman to co-sponsor the Collaborative Academic Research Efforts (CARE) for Tourette Syndrome Act of 2011.

Aug 29, 2013

Congressman Jon Runyan Tours Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County

U.S. Rep. Jon Runyan, R-3rd, recently toured Lourdes Specialty Hospital, Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County and Living Springs at Lourdes – a 21-bed, hospital-based behavioral health program for military service men and women.

Aug 16, 2013

Runyan hears about heatlh care firsthand

Issues: Health

WILLINGBORO — Former football star Jon Runyan got a chance to tackle an old issue Thursday at Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County. Runyan, who is a Republican congressman for the 3rd District, learned about health care concerns from the doctors and administrators at the hospital during his afternoon tour of the facility on Sunset Road in Willingboro.

Aug 12, 2013

$3M grant for veterans cemetery in Burlington County

A $3 million federal grant will fund extensive improvements to a veterans cemetery in Burlington County.The Brig. General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery will build a main entrance, cortege staging area and public information center, according to Rep. Jon Runyan.

Aug 12, 2013

Congressman Runyan to host Burlington County Veterans Affairs Expo in Pemberton on Aug. 13

Issues: Veterans

Congressman Jon Runyan will host his 4th Burlington County Veterans Affairs Expo at the Pemberton Early Childhood Center, located at 100 Arney’s Mount Road from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 13.

Aug 8, 2013

Defense furloughs reduced from 11 to 6 days

Thousands of civilian defense workers at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst will have their unpaid furlough days reduced from 11 to six days, the U.S. Department of Defense has announced.

Aug 5, 2013

Marlton resident pushes for loan bill

In the seven years since Marlton resident Christopher Bryski died, two legislators who pushed a student loan bill in his name also are gone.

Jul 31, 2013

House approves extention of wildlife volunteer programs

Volunteer programs in national wildlife refuges would get a new three-year lease on life under legislation passed by the House on Tuesday, July 30. The House approved H.R. 1300, which would extend volunteer programs and community partnerships in the refuges through 2017. They were slated to expire at the end of 2014.

Jul 30, 2013

Celebrating the best 40 Under 40

The keynote speaker, and an honoree himself, was Congressman and former Eagles lineman Jon Runyan. In his address, he thanked not only the honorees, but also any mentor, parent, friend or coach who had helped them on the way.