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Cory Booker ad: "True"

Familiar Booker themes of common ground, bi-partisanship and "it's not about right or left" here. Though I guarantee some folks in Newark are going to take issue with his claim of supporting public schools... As usual with Sen. Booker, a mix, delivered with such ease that it looks smooth, effortless and sincere. Show More Summary

Hi, this is Cory Booker. Sorry Rosi missed your call ...

In the contest for Cory Booker's freshman year U.S Senate seat between the incumbent and Jeff "Who? Oh, gold standard guy" Bell, Booker is encouraging small-dollar donations with a clever offer that capitalizes on his rockstar popularity. Show More Summary

NJEA's Congressional Endorsement list has one thumbs-up that seems counter-intuitive

Here is NJEA's endorsement list for NJ 2014 congressional races: U.S. Senate: Cory Booker (D) CD-1: Donald Norcross (D) CD-2: Rep. Frank A. LoBiondo (R) CD-3: Aimee Belgard (D) CD-4: No endorsement CD-5: Roy Cho (D) CD-6: Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. Show More Summary

Firing Up the Base: Cory Booker Stumps from Coast to Coast

As the Senate's only black Democrat and an energetic speaker who appeals to young people, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker has emerged as one of the two most-sought-after Senate Democrats on the campaign trail.

CORY BOOKER’S SMOOTH OPERATION: Booker Staffer tells Booker Opponent to ‘Suck It.’…

CORY BOOKER’S SMOOTH OPERATION: Booker Staffer tells Booker Opponent to ‘Suck It.’

ELIANA JOHNSON: Why Are Republicans Giving Cory Booker A Pass? “We don’t know where he lives. We…

ELIANA JOHNSON: Why Are Republicans Giving Cory Booker A Pass? “We don’t know where he lives. We don’t know whom, if anyone, he lives with. And he’s been caught in lie after lie about his heroics. Yet, this enigma of a man has emerged as the king of odd-couple bromance, using selfies and Instagram posts [...]

Sen. Cory Booker Has Some Work To Do

If the election for U. S. Senate were held now the incumbent U.S. Senator Cory Booker would receive 47% of the vote and challenger Jeff Bell 37% according to a just-released Quinnipiac University poll. It is surprising that the race is so close. Show More Summary

O'Reilly: Why Will Rand Paul Go on MSNBC, But Not 'The O'Reilly Factor?'

On his Thursday broadcast, Bill O’Reilly lamented the notion that Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) will appear on MSNBC, as he did on Wednesday’s broadcast of “The Cycle” with Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), but has declined to appear on his show on the Fox News Channel. Show More Summary

Sens. Rand Paul, Cory Booker Hit Back at Race Card-Playing MSNBC Host Melber

This afternoon on MSNBC's The Cycle co-host Ari Melber conducted a live interview with liberal Democratic Sens. Cory Booker (N.J.) and libertarian-conservative Rand Paul (Ky.) about their bipartisan Redeem Act proposal -- Redeem standing...Show More Summary

WATCH: Rand Paul Blasts MSNBC for Failing to Tell the Truth

Sen. Rand Paul took a shot at MSNBC Wednesday afternoon during an appearance on The Cycle. During a discussion with Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), the host brought up controversial comments Paul made in 2010 during an interview with MSNBC host Rachel Maddow about the Civil Rights Act. Show More Summary

News Roundup & Open Thread for Monday, Juy 28, 2014

Today's roundup brought to you by hot glue guns, little twinkle lights, and imagination at the Shore. Jackson: Federal report on Newark police department may come back to haunt Cory Booker Booker tried to stop the investigation in 2010...Show More Summary

Senator Cory Booker Caught Up In Newark Watershed Scandal

Though other scandals may be more prominent in New Jersey at present, the investigation into the corrupt practices of the Newark Watershed Conservation and Development Corporation (NWCDC) is slowly but surely making progress with Senator Cory Booker coming under scrutiny. Show More Summary

Cory Booker On "The Dark Side Of The NCAA Where Athletes Are Being Exploited"

Cory Booker was an athlete when he was in college, so this issue seems personal. The Senator doesn't want to see college athletes getting exploited anymore and got a little heated at a Senate hearing for collegiate athletics when fighting for students' rights. Show More Summary

Cory Booker, Rand Paul Shine Light on Shadow Side of U.S. Justice System

There comes a time in every society when it must face its shadow side -- and deal with it. Societies have myths, legends, and superheroes that lay the foundations for national identity, reinforce beliefs about the self and the other, and shape nations' collective memory. Show More Summary

News Roundup & Open Thread for Friday, July 11, 2014

Today's news roundup brought to you by sensational Jersey girls who shouldn't have to be so sensational. And by beautiful rescue dogs, with the news that Candy, a tortured pit bull rescued by Cory Booker, has died. Holtec gets a $260M...Show More Summary

Booker, Paul take a selfie; talk criminal justice reform, technology and show tunes

(CNN) - An unlikely political duo, Sens. Rand Paul and Cory Booker have teamed up in a bid to reform the criminal justice system for non-violent offenders. Paul, a Republican from Kentucky, and Booker, a Democrat from New Jersey, discussed a wide range of topics Wednesday at a Politico “Playbook Cocktails” event in Washington. The […]

Common ground

CORY BOOKER and Rand Paul hardly seem like natural bedfellows. Mr Booker, the former mayor of Newark and now a junior senator from New Jersey, has devoted himself to finding big-government solutions to seemingly intractable problemsShow More Summary

Senators Cory Booker and Rand Paul Introduce Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Bill

There is a new bipartisan effort to fix parts of broken criminal justice system. Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) introduced a broad reaching bill to make our criminal justice system fairer and less destructive.

News Roundup & Open Thread for Monday, June 23, 2014

Cory Booker's first floor fight in the U.S. Senate Jackson: Booker's push for truck safety is facing a roadblock. Braun: Hespe offers Cami a contract: Has Baraka been "played" already? Cami Anderson, the controversial state-imposed superintendent...Show More Summary

Senators Rand Paul and Cory Booker to Offer Medical Marijuana Amendment

Last month the House voted to prevent the Department of Justice from using funds to interfere with state medical marijuana programs and now the Senate will likely get its turn. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) and Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) will offer a similar amendment to the appropriations bill in the Senate, according to the Drug Policy Alliance.

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