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Rodney Frelinghuysen’s Last Appropriations Markup Hurrah Colleagues on both sides of the aisle pay tribute to retiring chairman

Jul 25, 2018...In a session of Congress marked by bitter partisanship and high-stakes battles at seemingly every turn, the House Appropriations Committee stepped out of the maelstrom Wednesday to pay tribute to its erstwhile chairman, Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, the retiring New Jersey Republican presiding over his last markup of the panel. 

Rodney Frelinghuysen Won’t Seek 13th Term Appropriations chairman was facing first competitive re-election in years

Jan 29, 2018...Updated 5:15 p.m. | New Jersey Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, the chairman of the Appropriations Committee, announced Monday he will not run for re-election in November.

Former Navy Pilot Challenging New Jersey’s Rodney Frelinghuysen Democrats targeting Appropriations Committee chairman in 2018

May 11, 2017...Navy veteran and federal prosecutor Mikie Sherrill announced a challenge to New Jersey Republican Rodney Frelinghuysen Thursday.

Poll: Democrat Has Slight Lead in Frelinghuysen’s District But voters in the district prefer Republican control of Congress, poll shows

Jun 28, 2018...A new poll shows New Jersey’s traditionally Republican 11th District in a near tie with the Democratic candidate holding a slight lead.

The Appropriator in Winter: Frelinghuysen’s Last Stand With re-election out of the way, Approps chairman seeks productive final year

Feb 5, 2018...New Jersey Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen is giving up the throne of what used to be the most sought-after seat at the Capitol after just one year.

In Rare Public Comments, Frelinghuysen Sounds Ready to Get out of D.C. House Appropriations Committee chairman is retiring at end of his 12th term

May 15, 2018...Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, in a rare public appearance in his district on Monday, sounded more than ready to leave the chaos of government behind, saying he’s keeping his “head down” amid “all sorts of sideshows” in his final eight months in Congress.

Liberals Criticize Frelinghuysen’s ‘Intimidation’ of Activist Bank employee says she quit her job after congressman writes personal note to board member

May 15, 2017...Liberal activists are criticizing Republican Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen over what they call the congressman’s “intimidation” of one of his constituents.

A closer look at what the alumni of the 115th Congress have been up to Some have moved on to other offices, consulting or punditry. Some are plotting their way back

Jul 22, 2019...One hundred and fifteen former House members and senators, who served full or partial terms in the 115th Congress, are newly adapting to life after Capitol Hill. CQ Roll Call finds them in a wide variety of roles, ranging from the expected to the unusual.

Frelinghuysen Poised to Take the Gavel of House Appropriations Committee that will fund major Trump proposals set for centrist chairman

Nov 30, 2016...The last time Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen popped into the spotlight was when the congressman — 61 at the time — chased down a 19-year-old pickpocket who’d mugged him in Georgetown, and held the thief until the police arrived.

Reflecting on Generations of Service

Jun 10, 2005...Growing up, oftentimes, children see their parents’ jobs in very personal terms. Being the son of a Member of Congress, and coming from a long line of family Members who have held public office, I was the one child in my family who actually set his sights on following in my father’s footsteps.