N.J. Rep. Andrews to resign, join law firm

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Rob Andrews, D-N.J., who has been the subject of a House ethics investigation, said Tuesday he is resigning from Congress and joining a law firm.
Rep. Rob Andrews, D-NJ, is expected to resign from Congress

Rep. Rob Andrews, D-NJ, is expected to resign from Congress

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Rep. Rob Andrews, D-NJ, is expected to resign from Congress amid an ethics inquiry.
Aileen Graef

House ethics panel probes Andrews, Young

WASHINGTON, March 19 (UPI) -- The U.S. House Ethics Committee said Tuesday it is investigating allegations against Reps. Rob Andrews, D-N.J., and Don Young, R-Alaska.

Budget squawking in D.C.

"It's going to be a rough evening -- everybody saying a lot of pleasant things to each other."
ANTHONY HALL, United Press International

Wife bows out, so Rep. Andrews can run

CAMDEN, N.J., Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Rep. Rob Andrews, D-N.J., who failed in a bid for the U.S. Senate nomination, said Thursday he "looked deep" into his beliefs and decided to seek a 10th term.

Sen. Lautenberg in dead heat in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J., June 10 (UPI) -- New Jersey voters are split down the middle between four-term U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg and his Republican challenger, a poll indicates.
Lautenberg wins N.J. primary

Lautenberg wins N.J. primary

TRENTON, N.J., June 3 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg had a 2-1 lead on his closest Democratic challenger in the New Jersey primary Tuesday.

Lautenberg faces Senate primary challenge

TRENTON, N.J., April 3 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Rob Andrews, D-N.J., picked up support Thursday in his Democratic primary challenge to Sen. Frank Lautenberg.

U.S. House passes minimum wage hike

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- The U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday approved a $2.10-an-hour increase in the national minimum wage.

Corzine taps Menendez for his Senate seat

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Dec. 9 (UPI) -- New Jersey Gov.-elect Jon Corzine announced Friday that U.S. Rep. Robert Menendez, a fellow Democrat, will take his U.S. Senate seat.

Menendez reportedly moving up to Senate

TRENTON, N.J., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- New Jersey Gov.-elect Jon Corzine has reportedly selected Rep. Robert Menendez to fill his seat in the U.S. Senate.

N.J.'s Codey not interested in Senate

TRENTON, N.J., Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Acting New Jersey Gov. Richard Codey said Wednesday that he has no interest in replacing Gov.-elect Jon Corzine in the U.S. Senate.

Rep. Pallone to run for Senate from N.J.

NEWARK, N.J., Dec. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, D-N.J., jumped into the race to replace New Jersey Democrat Jon Corzine in the Senate now that Corzine is running for governor.

N.J. officials to rule out CJD cluster

WASHINGTON, May 7 (UPI) -- New Jersey health officials are expected to present their final report Friday on an investigation into 17 deaths due to a rare brain disorder that prompted fears of a mad cow disease connection, but indications are authorities have ruled out any link to c
STEVE MITCHELL, United Press International

Health officials probing CJD cases in N.J.

WASHINGTON, March 9 (UPI) -- Federal and New Jersey authorities appear to have bowed to pressure from Congress and are investigating a potential cluster of cases of a fatal brain disorder called Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in the southern part of the state, United Press International h
STEVE MITCHELL, United Press International
Rob Andrews
U.S. President George W. Bush (C) signs the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007 as (L-R) Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Rep. Rob Andrews (D-NJ), Rep Jim McCrery (R-LA) Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT), Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Sen. George Voinovich (R-OH), Housing and Urban Development Secretary Alphonso Jackson (obscured) and Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones (D-OH) look on in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington on December 20, 2007. The act is an attempt by Congress and the Bush administration to stave off the effects of the sub-prime mortgage crisis which continues threaten the U.S. economy. (UPI Photo/Chip Somodevilla/POOL)

Robert Ernest "Rob" Andrews (born August 4, 1957) is an American Democratic Party politician from New Jersey, who is currently serving as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, representing New Jersey's 1st congressional district (map).

In the 2008 Democratic primary election, Andrews unsuccessfully challenged the incumbent U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg. He subsequently announced his intention to run for another term in the House of Representatives.

Andrews was born in Camden, New Jersey and currently lives in nearby Haddon Heights. He attended Triton Regional High School in Runnemede. Andrews graduated from Bucknell University in 1979 with a B.A. in political science. He later attended Cornell University Law School, earning his J.D. degree in 1982. For several years, Andrews was involved in legal education as a member of Cornell Law Review's board of editors; he also was an adjunct professor at Rutgers University-Camden Law School .

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