(Steven Hayward) The one and only time I ever saw former Newark mayor and now U.S. Senator Cory Booker I was moderately impressed. To be sure, like any decently skilled politician he was probably trimming his remarks for a center-right audience, but still he seems distinct from the leftism of New York’s new mayor. Show More Summary
New Jersey Senator Cory Booker has definitively lost The New York Times. The newspaper's Michael Powell describes Booker in a profile Tuesday as a loquacious "absentee landlord" who let Newark rot from the core out, who has failed the children of the city, and who barely knew the most necessary details of his job. Show More Summary
(CNN) - Even though Sen. Cory Booker has been in office for less than five months, a majority of New Jersey voters questioned in a new poll say the freshman Democratic lawmaker deserves a full six year term in the Senate. According to a Monmouth University/Asbury Park Press survey released Monday, 55% of Garden State […]
promoted by Rosi US Senator Cory Booker took to the Senate floor yesterday to deliver his first speech. The Senator decided he would take the time he had to stand up for the families struggling and the need to extend unemployment insurance. You can see his speech below:
From the January 26 edition of CNN's Reliable Sources: Previously: Fox News Forgets That Senator Cory Booker Exists
In a segment criticizing comments made about Senator Tim Scott (R-SC), Fox News' The Five incorrectly pointed to him as the only African-American in the U.S. Senate, ignoring Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), who was elected in 2013. On January...Show More Summary
New Jersey Senator Cory Booker hinted that Governor Chris Christie might be receiving a note or two from Congress regarding the highway closure scandal now known as BridgeGate. "There have been some inquiries from the Senate Commerce committee," he told PolitickerNJ yesterday. Show More Summary
Sen. Cory Booker (D) has been conspicuously silent as his home state's politics have been engulfed in the various charges and investigations emerging from the GWB bridge closure back in September. Now he's saying he won't attend Christie's inaugural. So what's up with Sen. Booker (D)? Why is he so resolutely on the sidelines? Even now? Read More ?
Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., weighs in on football player Richard Sherman's post-game rant.
President Obama has dropped the hammer on sixteen Democratic senators who have joined a bold Robert Menendez, Democrat of New Jersey, and Mark Kirk, Republican of Illinois, in co-sponsoring new legislation that will increase sanctions against Iran should they fail to follow through on their pledges to halt uranium enrichment. Show More Summary
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Before anyone seeks to level a criticism for picking on someone's mistake, let's imagine what the press, which is so desperate to pin anything on Ted Cruz that one of its members recently tried to hold him responsible for others' comments...Show More Summary
Senator Cory Booker has his sights on the White House, but his propensity to serve warmongers and corporations will undo him. I knew it was just a matter of time before Cory Booker unveiled his conservative roots. He's the master at pretending to give a damn about ordinary folks while serving some really bizarre masters. Show More Summary
Corey Booker, our newest idiot Senator, Tweeted this: USA Today: half of all students in America are living in poverty http://t.co/wEoAkuSOHt— Cory Booker (@CoryBooker) January 13, 2014 Did "half" really strike you as a ballpark estimate of the number of...
Steve Lonegan, who lost Senate bid to Cory Booker, says he'll run for Congress in South Jersey.
With New Jersey's biggest city in transition as Senator Cory Booker leaves the town to new leaders, his legacy is emerging as, at best, a mixed one. The New York Times reports that violent crime is skyrocketing in Newark-- particularly carjacking, which was more than doubled since 2007. Show More Summary
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) plans to join fellow New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) in a 24 hour fast for comprehensive immigration reform after they visited the "Fast for Families" amnesty fasters on Wednesday. Menendez, along withShow More Summary
Ben Affleck is no stranger to the fundraising circuit. The Argo auteur has personally passed the hat around for liberal politicians like Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker, using his celebrity clout to help pump up their respective coffers. Show More Summary
Uninspiring Newark Leadership: In a transition period between Cory Booker and next year's elections, we have Luis Quintana appointed a few weeks ago as Mayor and Mildred Crump appointed last night as Council President - two long-time elected officials from whom little can be expected. Show More Summary