The alerts began dropping into our inboxes over the weekend, a trickle that began with a warning from Indivisible. In the last few hours, it’s a deluge. Drop. Drop. Drop. Just days after 17 senators, including Cory Booker, stood with...Read more
The New Yorker has posted the cover they would have done if Hillary had won. To round it all out, here’s what the New York Times would have published November 9, 2016. #MedicareForAll Cory Booker was on fire as senators...Read more
It was a jubilant crowd, and a bustling stage as most of the heavyweights on the Democratic side – including nearly the whole short list for 2020 president – stood together to proclaim that the moment has come to make...Read more
Today, Bernie Sanders and 17 Senate Democrats are rolling out a proposal for Medicare for All. Sanders introduced the bill in the Senate along with Sens. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Cory Booker (D-N.J.), AlShow More Summary
Bernie Sanders will introduce the Medicare-for-All Act at 2pm today. It will be something of an event. There are now 16 senators co-sponsoring Bernie Sanders’ Medicare-for-All bill, including Cory Booker (but not Bob Menendez). And in a few minutes at 2pm,...Read more
Or like Tammy Baldwin, Richard Blumenthal, Al Franken, Kirsten Gillibrand, Kamala Harris, Martin Heinrich, Mazie Hirono, Patrick Leahy, Ed Markey, Jeff Merkley, Brian Schatz, Tom Udall, Elizabeth Warren, and Sheldon Whitehouse are? I think I’ve said enough in the headline....Read more
The time has come to embrace Medicare for All. Senator Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker, and Jeff Merkley, are introducing a Medicare For All bill in the Senate. It’s a model for where this nation needs to be headed. Some...Show More Summary
The entire party needs to embrace Bernie's Medicare for All bill. Senator Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker, and Jeff Merkley, are introducing a Medicare For All bill in the Senate. It’s a model for where this nation needs to be headed. Show More Summary
Senator Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker, and Jeff Merkley, are introducing a Medicare...
As first reported by Big League Politics, Senator Rand Paul stood on the Senate floor “to oppose unauthorized, undeclared and unconstitutional war.” Via Big League Politics: In a bold act, Senator Rand Paul is currently staging a sit...Show More Summary
Sen. Cory Booker is throwing his support behind a "Medicare for all" bill being introduced by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), becoming the latest Democrat floated as a 2020 contender to back the legislation. The New Jersey senator told NJTV News that he would sign on as a co-sponsor of the bill, which is scheduled to be rolled out on Wednesday. Show More Summary
UPDATE: Kirsten Gillibrand signs on. An hour ago. It’s alllll happening. In this morning’s News Roundup, we had two national stories, which now seem to play on each other, adding context to the news this afternoon that Cory Booker is signing...Read more
Democratic lawmakers have introduced a measure to remove Confederate statues from the U.S. Capitol. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker and California Rep. Barbara Lee introduced the measure Thursday in the … Click to Continue »
Olivia Munn and Trevor Noah leave a restaurant after having breakfast with Senator Cory Booker on Sunday morning (September 3) in the East Village of New York City. The 37-year-old actress and the 33-year-old Daily Show host have been friends for years – she used to be a correspondent on The Daily Show if you [...]
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I am sorry to see that the death of New Jersey sailor Kenneth Aaron Smith of Cherry Hill has now been confirmed; one of the sailors killed in this week’s collision of guided missile destroyer USS John S. McCain with...Read more
CONFEDERATE // The push to remove statues and rename things seems to have only just begun. Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ, called for all statues of Confederate leaders be removed from the U.S. Capitol building. Rep. Yvette Clarke, D-NY, is working on a bill which would mandate military installations with names of Confederate generals (like Fort Bragg, Fort Hood, and [...]
A major focus of the legislation will be to remove sculptures of Confederate figures from National Statuary Hall. The post Senator Cory Booker Will Introduce Bill to Remove Confederate Statues from US Capitol appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Q: This plural use of “each” in the Washington Post strikes me as wrong: “The two proposals—one from Tillis and Sen. Christopher A. Coons (D-Del.) and the other from Sens. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) and Cory Booker (D-N.J.)—each seek to check the executive branch’s ability to fire a special counsel.” A: That passage (from an... ? Read More: To each their own
Why Cory Booker’s push to get rid of those that remain will probably fail.