NRA-PVF Endorses Jon Runyan for U.S. House of Representatives in New Jersey’s 3rd Congressional District
Thursday, September 16, 2010
Fairfax, Va. - The National Rifle Association Political Victory
Fund (NRA-PVF) is endorsing Jon Runyan for election to the U.S.
House of Representatives in New Jersey's 3rd Congressional District
"The NRA-PVF is proud to support Jon Runyan because we know he
will be a staunch defender of the Second Amendment freedoms of
law-abiding gun owners, hunters and sportsmen in New Jersey and
across America," said Chris W. Cox, chairman of NRA-PVF.
Jon Runyan's commitment to preserving the Second Amendment has
earned him an "AQ" rating and the endorsement of the NRA-PVF.
Runyan supports national right-to-carry reciprocity and efforts
to reform the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
He also opposes reenacting the Clinton gun and magazine ban and
believes sportsmen should have access to federally-owned or
administered lands for hunting, fishing, trapping and recreational
"Jon Runyan will be a strong voice in fighting ongoing efforts
by anti-gun politicians to dismantle the Second Amendment," Cox
concluded. "We ask all New Jersey gun-owners and hunters to vote
Jon Runyan for Congress on November 2nd."
Chris W. Cox is NRA's chief lobbyist. He also serves as chairman
of NRA-PVF. The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund
is responsible for political candidate rankings. These are based on
candidate voting records, public statements and responses to
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