Senator Frank Lautenberg

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Cory Booker Brings Huge Social Media Presence To Senate Race

When he’s not shoveling snow, or rescuing a neighbor from a burning building, Cory Booker usually fields service requests and answers questions on social media.


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Chiesa Sworn In As New Jersey’s New Senator

Jeffrey Chiesa of New Jersey is the Senate’s newest member, but he’ll only be around for four months.


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Sen. Lautenberg Funeral To Be Held Wednesday In NYC

Funeral services for U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg will be held Wednesday at a New York City synagogue.


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Analysis: The Attorney General Vs. The Governor In Pennsylvania

This past week brought major developments in the local political scene.


Sen. Frank Lautenberg

Analyst: Threat From Inside His Party Forced Lautenberg To Call It Quits

The Senate’s oldest member says he won’t run for re-election next year. Frank Lautenberg faced a threat from a popular figure in his own party.