Olympic gold medalist

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

NJ Election Official Rules Carl Lewis Can’t Run For State Senate

New Jersey’s top election official has ruled that nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis fails to meet the four-year state residency requirement to run for elected office.


Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Judge Recommends Carl Lewis Be Allowed To Run For State Senate In New Jersey

Republicans challenged Lewis’ bid to run for office as a Democrat in the state’s 8th Legislative District, claiming he had not lived in the state the required four years.