Lautenberg statement: "I will be traveling to my hometown of Paterson tomorrow to announce that I will not seek re-election in 2014."—
jennifer bendery (@jbendery) February 14, 2013
Senator Lautenberg’s office has announced that he will not be seeking re-election.
First the Pope, now Lautenberg. It's as if there's something about being in your late 80s that makes a man want to retire.—
Dan McLaughlin (@baseballcrank) February 14, 2013
Cory Booker smiles?
Oh, dear. That’s right. Geraldo Rivera has expressed interest in running in New Jersey.
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