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NJ Sen. Lautenberg Dead at 89

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Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ), a long-serving lawmaker, successful businessman and the last actively serving veteran of World War II in the Senate, is dead at age 89 due to complications from viral pneumonia. The Senator's office released a statement with news of his passing Monday morning. Lautenberg, the oldest sitting Senator, died Monday morning at 4:02 a.m. at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell hospital. He had been sick for some time and his last appearance on Capitol Hill had been in a wheel chair.
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