Statement: NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney on passing of U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg

Senate President Steve Sweeney issued the following statement today on the passing of Senator Frank Lautenberg:

“Senator Lautenberg was a dedicated public servant who fought vigorously for the people of New Jersey.  He leaves behind an amazing legacy of pushing for the rights of the working poor and middle class.  While a man of means, he never, ever lost sight of helping working people.  He will be missed.  We have lost a true leader.”

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