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Who Really Represents New Jersey?
Meet Your Member: Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg(NJ)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|LAUTENBERG, Frank Raleigh, a Senator from New Jersey; born in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., January 23, 1924; graduated, Columbia University School of Business, New York City 1949; served in the United States Army Signal Corps 1942-1946; businessman; commissioner of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey 1978-1982; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1982 for the term commencing January 3, 1983; subsequently appointed by the Governor on December 27, 1982, to complete the unexpired term of Nicholas F. Brady; reelected in 1988 and 1994 and served from December 27, 1982, to January 3, 2001; chose not to run for reelection in 2000; again elected to the United States Senate in 2002 for the term ending January 3, 2009.
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||53.88 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||69 out of 100|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||88 out of 90|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||67 out of 100|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||10 out of 100|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||92 out of 100|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 27,700|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 8,271|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Yrs of Service||3.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 10,001 to $ 20,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,093,570|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||54.30 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 372,073|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 325,285|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 97,286|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||13.90 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 598,650|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||13.70 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 99,952|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 78,133|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 206,516|