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Adler lost his re-election bid in 2010.

Rep. John Adler (D-N.J.)

  • District: 3rd District, South central -- Cherry Hill, Toms River
  • Residence: Cherry Hill
  • Born: August 23, 1959; Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Family: Wife, Shelley Adler; four children
  • Education: Harvard U., A.B. 1981 (government); Harvard U., J.D. 1984
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Cherry Hill Township Council, 1988-91; Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 1990; N.J. Senate, 1992-2009; U.S. House, 2009-11
  • Elected: Elected: 2008 (1st term); Defeated Chris Myers, R, to succeed H. James Saxton, R, who retired
  • Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Capital Markets, Insurance & GSEs; Domestic Monetary Policy & Technology; Oversight & Investigations); Veterans' Affairs (Economic Opportunity; Oversight & Investigations)
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State Information: 3rd District, South central -- Cherry Hill, Toms River

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2010 general Jon Runyan (R) 110,215 50%
John Adler (D) 104,252 47.3%
Peter DeStefano (TEA) 3,284 1.5%
Russ Conger (LIBERT) 1,445 0.7%
Lawrence Donahue (YCA) 1,113 0.5%
2008 general John Adler (D) 166,390 52.1%
Chris Myers (R) 153,122 47.9%
2006 general H. Saxton (R) 122,559 58.4%
Rich Sexton (D) 86,113 41%
Ken Feduniewicz (TPM) 1,179 0.6%
2004 general H. Saxton (R) 195,938 63.4%
Herb Conaway (D) 107,034 34.6%
Edward Forchion (LMP) 4,914 1.6%
Frank Orland (LIBERT) 976 0.3%
2002 general H. Saxton (R) 123,375 65%
Richard Strada (D) 64,364 33.9%
Raymond Byrne (LIBERT) 1,335 0.7%
Ken Feduniewicz (AF) 665 0.4%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 52% John McCain: 47%
2004 John Kerry: 48% George W. Bush: 51%
2000 Al Gore: 55% George W. Bush: 45%

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