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Calif: NJ ruling a bad election precedent

SACRAMENTO, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- California's Secretary of State, Bill Jones -- a Republican -- has filed an amicus brief asking the Supreme Court to overturn the New Jersey court's decision to allow the Democratic Party of New Jersey to replace Sen. Robert Torricelli on the upcoming ele

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A digest of elections goings on in the Capitol and around the nation, compiled by Al Swanson ...
AL SWANSON

Dems to court on NJ: No harm, no foul

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- New Jersey Democrats asked the Supreme Court of the United States Friday not to intervene in that state's ballot dispute, saying a Republican challenger had no
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

UPI's Capital Comment for Oct. 4, 2002

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press

High court asked to block NJ ballot change

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- New Jersey Republicans asked the Supreme Court of the United States Thursday to block the substitution of Democratic Sen. Robert Torricelli on that state's ball
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

Justice Dept. reviews N.J. ballot dispute

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- The Justice Department is reviewing a request that Attorney General John Ashcroft intervene in the New Jersey ballot dispute, the department said Thursday.

GOP slams New Jersey court over vote

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 (UPI) --

GOP to appeal NJ Torricelli ballot change

TRENTON, N.J., Oct. 2 (UPI) -- The New Jersey State Republican Committee said Wednesday it will fight all the way to the Supreme Court the state court's decision allowing Democrats to replace Sen. Robert G. Torricelli's name on the ballot in the upcoming general election.

GOP battles Dems to replace Torricelli

TRENTON, N.J., Oct. 2 (UPI) --
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UPI's Capital Comment for Oct. 2, 2002

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
By United Press International

Senate in balance as Torricelli quits race

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Vowing he would not be responsible for the loss of Democratic control of the Senate, Sen. Robert G. Torricelli, D-N.J., announced Monday that he will pull out of the race for re-election.
SHARON OTTERMAN and NICHOLAS M. HORROCK

UPI's Capital Comment for Nov. 6, 2001

WASHINGTON, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- News notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press Intern
By United Press International
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Sen. Frank Lautenberg, D-NJ, Sen. John Rockefeller IV, D-WV, Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. John Kerry, D-MA, (L to R) are on hand to announce funding for Amtrak as part of the implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act at Union Station in Washington on March 13, 2009. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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Frank Raleigh Lautenberg (pronounced /ˈlɔːtənbɜrɡ/; born January 23, 1924) is the senior United States Senator from New Jersey and a member of the Democratic Party. Previously, he was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Automatic Data Processing, Inc.

At age 87, he is currently the oldest serving member of the Senate.

He is one of only two current Senators to have returned to the Senate after having retired from the Senate; the other being Senator Dan Coats of Indiana.

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