Topic: Sen. Frank Lautenberg

New Jersey Lawmaker to FCC: Pull WWOR Station License Station accused of shorting N.J. news launches newsmagazine show

WWOR-TV, Fox's MyNetwork TV-owned station in New Jersey, is under fire in Washington again. Picking up where the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) left off, Senate candidate Rep. Frank Pallone…

July 9, 2013, 4:53 PM EDT

N.J. Sen. Frank Lautenberg Dies Gov. Chris Christie will appoint successor

Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.), 89, died this morning of viral pneumonia. The news was first reported by The Bergen Record, citing the Senator's office and the statement from his Washington…

June 3, 2013, 10:19 AM EDT

News Corp. Critic Sen. Lautenberg Won't Seek Re-Election in 2014 Formal announcement set for Friday

Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.), a persistent critic of News Corp. and media consolidation, said Thursday he will not seek re-election in 2014. The 89-year-old Senator confirmed his plans to the Newark,…

February 14, 2013, 4:49 PM EST