Sources: Pallone running for U.S. Senate

U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone (D-6) is running for the U.S. Senate, sources told PolitickerNJ.com.

The veteran Congressman is talking to Democratic Party leaders, and making calls to party members informing them of his intent in advance of the Aug. 13 special primary election.

"This meeting is entirely off the record. Until somebody leaks it."
—Michael Kempner, addressing a roomful of Democratic powerbrokers organizng for Hillary Clinton