Source: Byrne feeling out gubernatorial run

Former Democratic State Party Chairman Tom Byrne, son of former Gov. Brendan Byrne, is interested in running for governor, a source told PolitickerNJ.com.

The principal of Byrne Asset Management of Princeton, Byrne is a former Lehman Brothers salesman with an undergraduate degree from Princeton University and a Fordham University law degree.

Byrne has told at least one party chairman of his serious interest in the job, the source said.

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