Frank Palone Will Run For US Senate

From Newark Star Ledger 

U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone intends to run for the U.S. Senate seat opened by the death Monday of Frank Lautenberg, three sources with knowledge of the congressman’s thinking told The Star-Ledger.
The sources — who requested anonymity out of respect for Lautenberg — said Pallone (D-6th Dist.) has called Democratic leaders and told them of his plans.