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Lautenberg Has Decided
Not to Run Again: Sources

NBC New York, by Brian Thompson

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 1/12/2013 5:19:22 AM

Democratic Sen. Frank Lautenberg has decided not to run for re-election, NBC 4 New York has learned. Sources familiar with Lautenberg´s thinking tell NBC 4 New York that the senator, who turns 89 this month, won´t run again in 2014. The news comes the same week that Newark Mayor Cory Booker has filed papers allowing him to raise money for a U.S. Senate run in New Jersey. Booker told NBC 4 New York last month that he was exploring a run for Lautenberg´s seat. NBC 4 New York was first to report the decision.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/12/2013 6:14:34 AM     (No. 9112074)

Booker´s secret to a Senate run:
1) Take foreign contributions;
2) Gin up the base to get fraudulent votes;
3) Lie, lie, lie.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: leopardtwo, 1/12/2013 6:19:11 AM     (No. 9112078)

Lousyberg? We thought he died three years ago. Fancy that!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Sfacheem, 1/12/2013 6:40:32 AM     (No. 9112099)

If he´s not running, he´s probably dead.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Seething Citizen, 1/12/2013 6:57:46 AM     (No. 9112113)

This zombie has been harming NJ for decades. He´s also one of the most anti-Second Amendment leftists there is.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Johnny Angle, 1/12/2013 9:04:36 AM     (No. 9112283)

A national office for Fatty Arbuckle?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: nonsense, 1/12/2013 9:26:54 AM     (No. 9112335)

Lots of Lifetime Demonrats leaving the ship of state. I wonder if they are taking the money and running for the bunkers. Just how bad are things going to get in 2013?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: tnorling, 1/12/2013 9:39:53 AM     (No. 9112363)

A fine example of the wisdom of term limits.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: zoidberg, 1/12/2013 9:50:02 AM     (No. 9112379)

He´s older than the dirt he´ll soon be napping under.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/12/2013 10:32:42 AM     (No. 9112468)

What is he, like 112?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: TexasHillCountry, 1/12/2013 12:17:19 PM     (No. 9112676)

That is noble of him given that it was illegal for him to be on the ballot when Torricelli withdrew AFTER the deadline for a new D candidate to be named. /sarcasm off

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