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  Lautenberg, Frank
CANDIDATE DETAILS
AffiliationDemocratic  
<-  2011-01-01  
 
NameFrank Lautenberg
AddressPO BOX 960
Cliffside Park, New Jersey 07010-0960, United States
EmailNone
Website [Link]
Born January 23, 1924
DiedJune 03, 2013 (89 years)
ContributorClassical Liberal
Last ModifedNJ-D3M0CR4T
Feb 19, 2019 09:02am
Tags Caucasian - Liberal - Anti-Social Security Privatization - Health Care Reform - Pro Environment - Pro-Affirmative Action - Pro-Choice - Pro-Gay Marriage - Pro-Gun control - Pro-Labor - Divorced - Married - U.S. Army -
InfoLAUTENBERG, Frank Raleigh, a Senator from New Jersey.

Born in Paterson, Passaic County, NJ, 1/23/1924; son of Polish and Russian Immigrants. Served in the United States Army Signal Corps 1942-1946; graduated Columbia University School of Business, New York City 1949; businessman; commissioner of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey 1978-1982

US Senate (D-NJ) 1982-2001. Elected in 1982 in campaign against Millicent Fenwick, then appointed on 12/27/1982 to complete the unexpired term of Nicholas F. Brady; chose not to run for reelection in 2000. His greatest accomplishment was banning smoking on airplane flights.

US Senate (D-NJ) 2003-Present. Lautenburg was called out of retirement to replace Senator Robert Torricelli on the 2002 ballot in violation of New Jersey law. Lautenburg went on to defeat Doug Forrester to return to the US Senate.

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JOB APPROVAL POLLS
DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
04/19/2013-04/22/2013 Quinnipiac University 47.00% ( 1.0) 31.00% ( 1.0) 22.00% ( 3.0)
02/13/2013-02/17/2013 Quinnipiac University 48.00% ( 2.0) 32.00% ( 2.0) 19.00% ( 3.0)
01/15/2013-01/21/2013 Quinnipiac University 50.00% ( 6.0) 34.00% ( 2.0) 16.00% ( 4.0)
08/27/2012-09/02/2012 Quinnipiac University 44.00% ( 2.0) 36.00% ( 2.0) 20.00% ( 0.0)
05/09/2012-05/14/2012 Quinnipiac University 46.00% ( 0.0) 34.00% ( 0.0) 20.00% ( 0.0)
04/03/2012-04/09/2012 Quinnipiac University 46.00% ( 3.0) 34.00% ( 2.0) 20.00% ( 5.0)
02/21/2012-02/27/2012 Quinnipiac University 49.00% ( 6.0) 36.00% ( 9.0) 15.00% ( 3.0)
10/05/2011-10/09/2011 Monmouth University 44.00% ( 4.0) 29.00% ( 2.0) 27.00% ( 6.0)
08/09/2011-08/15/2011 Quinnipiac University 43.00% ( 3.0) 45.00% ( 5.0) 12.00% ( 2.0)
07/15/2011-07/18/2011 Public Policy Polling 41.00% ( 0.0) 36.00% ( 2.0) 23.00% ( 2.0)
FAVORABILITY POLLS
DateFirmFavorableUnfavorableDon't Know
08/11/2006-08/13/2006 Strategic Vision (R) 50.00% ( 0.0) 36.00% ( 0.0) 14.00% ( 0.0)

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jun 03, 2013 06:00am News US Sen. Frank Lautenberg dies at 89  Article karin1492 
Apr 05, 2013 02:00pm News Lautenberg, suffering muscle weakness and fatigue, will not return to Washington next week  Article ScottĀ³ 
Aug 12, 2010 08:15pm News Lautenberg Organizes Fundraiser at Lady Gaga Show  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Feb 19, 2010 11:00am News U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg is diagnosed with cancer  Article Penn Con 
Feb 16, 2010 09:10am News Sen. Lautenberg treated for bleeding ulcer, expected to recover 'soon'  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Feb 23, 2007 11:00am News New Jersey Sen. Lautenberg Appears Early Favorite, Despite Weak Ratings  Article The Sunset Provision 

DISCUSSION
Importance? 9.00000 Average

FAMILY

INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  11/06/2012 Appropriations Committee Seat 10 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/06/2012 Commerce Committee Seat 6 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/06/2012 Environment Committee Seat 3 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/2008 NJ US Senate Won 56.03% (+14.08%)
  06/03/2008 NJ US Senate - D Primary Won 58.92% (+23.58%)
  11/05/2002 NJ US Senate Won 53.88% (+9.93%)
  10/04/2002 NJ US Senate - D Nomination Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1994 NJ US Senate Won 50.29% (+3.27%)
  06/07/1994 NJ US Senate - D Primary Won 80.95% (+67.02%)
  11/08/1988 NJ US Senate Won 53.55% (+8.37%)
  06/07/1988 NJ US Senate- D Primary Won 77.76% (+65.38%)
  12/27/1982 NJ US Senate Appointment Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/1982 NJ US Senate Won 50.94% (+3.19%)
  06/08/1982 NJ US Senate - D Primary Won 25.97% (+2.93%)
SPECULATIVE, DID NOT RUN
  06/03/2014 NJ US Senate - D Primary Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
ENDORSEMENTS
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 06, 2009 I Sonia Sotomayor
US Attorney General - Feb 02, 2009 D Eric Holder
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Jan 31, 2006 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Chief Justice - Sep 29, 2005 NPA Reject
NJ Governor - D Primary - Jun 07, 2005 D Jon S. Corzine
EPA Administrator - Oct 28, 2003 NPA Reject
Second Circuit Court Judge - Oct 02, 1998 I Sonia Sotomayor
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Jul 29, 1994 D Stephen G. Breyer
U.S. Surgeon General - Sep 07, 1993 D M. Joycelyn Elders
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 03, 1993 D Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 15, 1991 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 02, 1990 NPA Reject
US Ambassador to Bahamas - Jul 08, 1989 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Feb 03, 1988 R Anthony M. Kennedy
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 23, 1987 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Chief Justice - Sep 17, 1986 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Sep 17, 1986 R Antonin Scalia