Cory Booker

U.S. Senator from New Jersey

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Cory Booker: U.S. Senator from New Jersey
Cory Anthony Booker is an American politician, attorney, and author who has served as the junior United States Senator from New Jersey since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, Booker is the first African-American U.S. Senator from New Jersey. He was previously the 38th Mayor of Newark from 2006 to 2013. Before that time, Booker served on the Municipal Council of Newark for the Central Ward from 1998 to 2002.


Rosario Dawson congratulates boyfriend Cory Booker as he's re-elected into Senate [Video]

Rosario Dawson congratulates boyfriend Cory Booker as he's re-elected into Senate

Rosario Dawson has congratulated her boyfriend Cory Booker on being re-elected as New Jersey Senator.

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Democrats object as Senate panel sets Barrett vote [Video]

Democrats object as Senate panel sets Barrett vote

The Republican-led U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday scheduled an Oct. 22 vote to advance conservative appellate judge Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court to the full Senate..

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New Jersey Senator Cory Booker on Biden administration priorities and unifying the country

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker joins "CBS This Morning" for his first interview since Joe Biden was projected to win the presidential election. He discusses priorities for the next administration and..
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Transcript: Cory Booker on "Face the Nation"

The following is a transcript of an interview with New Jersey Senator Cory Booker that aired Sunday, September 30, 2020, on "Face the Nation."
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Booker: GOP doing "tremendous" damage to Senate in rush to fill Ginsburg's seat

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker says Republican efforts to confirm a nominee to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court "does a tremendous amount of damage to the institution of the..
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Were the Kavanaugh documents Cory Booker released really "committee confidential?"

Democratic Senator Cory Booker released a batch of emails Thursday morning that were supposedly only for the eyes of the Senate Judiciary Committee. CBS News' Mola Lenghi reports from Washington, and..
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Senator Cory Booker on the DNC, Kamala Harris and the fight over USPS funding

A Democratic National Convention unlike any other kicks off Monday night. Senator Cory Booker, one of the week's featured speakers, weighs in on enthusiasm around the virtual convention and what..
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Lucius Barker, Expert on Race in American Politics, Dies at 92

He was a passionate Jesse Jackson delegate at the 1984 Democratic National Convention and, later, a mentor to future politicians like Senator Cory Booker. - Published

Booker beats progressive challenger, Van Drew race set and other takeaways from Tuesday's primary

Cory Booker wins a contested primary against a progressive challenger. Rep. Jeff Van Drew wins GOP primary and will face Democrat Amy Kennedy. - Published

Warren and Booker Press Meatpackers on Exports to China

Senators Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker questioned how companies could warn of pandemic shortages while exporting record amounts of pork to China. - Published

Cory Booker on Newark Pride, Black Lives Matter and ‘This Distraught Present’

The senator discussed police mistreatment of black Americans in a Q. and A. with The Times. “You can’t be comfortable with this,” he said. “And it’s our comfort with it that has allowed it to.. - Published

US Democrats introduce sweeping legislation to reform police

us democrats introduce sweeping legislation to reform police
The Justice in Policing Act of 2020 was introduced on Monday by top Democratic lawmakers House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, black senators Kamala Harris and Cory Booker..
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In emotional debate, Sens. Cory Booker, Kamala Harris plead for Rand Paul to allow anti-lynching bill to pass

An anti-lynching bill that Sen. Rand Paul has held up in the Senate for several months led to a heated and passionate battle on the Senate floor Thursday. - Published

Biden Names Two New Advisers as Convention Decision Looms

The former vice president has enlisted two veteran strategists, including Senator Cory Booker’s former campaign manager, to help design a nominating convention under extraordinarily difficult.. - Published

His Day Job: Cory Booker’s Top Aide. His Night One: E.M.S. Volunteer.

When coronavirus cases rose in New Jersey, Matt Klapper, a former firefighter and ambulance crew chief, answered a call for retired medical workers to help out. - Published

Rosario Dawson says it's been 'really challenging' to quarantine without boyfriend Sen. Cory Booker

Rosario Dawson says she and boyfriend Sen. Cory Booker decided to quarantine separately while she takes care of her parents and he works in D.C. - Published

Sen. Cory Booker wrote a coronavirus poem

sen. cory booker wrote a coronavirus poem
Cory Booker has written a poem about the coronavirus. “Some late night writing,” the senator from New Jersey tweeted Sunday, attaching the result. The time was 10:36 p.m., and Booker kept it..
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Rosario Dawson leads on 'Briarpatch' and in political activism

Rosario Dawson is the lead on the new USA drama, "Briarpatch," and she's not taking it for granted. She also discusses her political activism, and future campaigning with her boyfriend, Senator Cory.. - Published

Rosario Dawson says she voted for Bernie Sanders after boyfriend Cory Booker endorsed Joe Biden

Rosario Dawson is leaning a different way than her boyfriend, Sen. Cory Booker, revealing she voted for Bernie Sanders after he endorsed Joe Biden. - Published

Biden joined by Booker, Harris in show of unity ahead of key Michigan vote

Seeking a decisive win in the Michigan primary, Joe Biden was joined onstage in Detroit on Monday by two former Democratic presidential rivals, Cory Booker and Kamala Harris, in the latest sign the..
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Biden is backed by former presidential rival Booker on eve of Michigan vote

Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden, who is seeking to deliver a heavy blow to rival Bernie Sanders on Tuesday as six states vote, received another boost on Monday when former presidential..
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Here's the latest for Monday March 9th: Cruise ship affected by virus docks in Oakland; Stock market nose-dives causing temporary trading halt; Corey Booker endorses Biden; Harry and Meghan's last.. - Published

Biden, riding endorsement wave, looks to end Sanders' White House hopes in Michigan

Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden, who is seeking to deliver a knockout blow to rival Bernie Sanders on Tuesday as six states vote, received another boost on Monday when former presidential..
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Biden snags Booker endorsement, aims to knock out rival Sanders in Michigan

Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden, who is seeking to deliver a knockout blow to rival Bernie Sanders on Tuesday as six states vote, received another boost on Monday when former presidential..
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Cory Booker endorses Joe Biden as Democratic candidate for president

Booker follows in the footsteps of other former Democratic candidates in endorsing Biden such as Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Pete Buttigieg and Kamala Harris. - Published

Cory Booker Endorses Joe Biden

The endorsement from Mr. Booker comes 24 hours after Kamala Harris endorsed Mr. Biden, and the two senators will appear with the former vice president at a rally in Detroit on Monday night. - Published

Iowa City’s mayor endorses Buttigieg: ‘I don’t know if you know this, but I’m black.’

Pete Buttigieg picked up a key endorsement from Bruce Teague, who had previously backed Cory Booker. - Published

Late night of debate takes its toll on the Senate

An aide to Senator Cory Booker shared on Twitter a picture of staff aides carrying 10 large pizzas into the Senate. - Published

Sanders vs. Warren: This Week in the 2020 Race

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren argue over what was said at a private 2018 meeting, their dispute takes center stage at the debate and Cory Booker says goodbye. - Published

Democratic Candidate Cory Booker Bows Out Presidential Race

democratic candidate cory booker bows out presidential race
New Jersey Senator Cory Booker has dropped out of the Democratic Presidential Race on Monday (Jan. 13). Posting a message to Twitter, Booker states “It’s with a full heart that I share this..
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Democrat Booker gives up 2020 U.S. presidential race after unity message falls flat

U.S. Senator Cory Booker, whose relentlessly optimistic message of love and unity failed to sway Democratic voters, ended his White House campaign on Monday, saying he lacked the money to extend his..
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Twelve Democrats, three Republicans in U.S. presidential race

The number of Democratic presidential candidates seeking their party's nomination to oppose Republican U.S. President Donald Trump in the November 2020 election dropped to 12..
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Cory Booker out of race for Democratic nomination

US Democratic hopeful Cory Booker pulls out of race for presidential nomination after disappointing poll numbers
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'It's with a full heart that I share this news': Cory Booker drops out of 2020 race

The senator from New Jersey made his announcement in an email to supporters Monday. - Published

U.S. Senator Booker raised $6.6 million for presidential bid

U.S. Senator Cory Booker raised $6.6 million in the last three months of 2019 for his bid to win the Democratic nomination for president, a haul nearly identical to the prior quarter's total, his..
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Voters like Cory Booker, but he has yet to surge in the polls, and no one really knows why

Caucusgoers who've followed Cory Booker's campaign or attended his recent events have several theories on why he hasn't yet taken off. - Published

Polls Set the Debate Lineup. But There Aren’t Many State Polls to Go On.

It has been over a month since any relevant state-level poll was conducted. So if candidates like Cory Booker or Tulsi Gabbard have made gains in early-voting states, there’s no polling to show it. - Published

Democrat Booker doubling down in Iowa after failing to make debate

Cory Booker will try to keep his presidential hopes alive by doubling down on the early voting state of Iowa, despite failing to qualify for next week's Democratic debate, his campaign said on..
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Cory Booker’s Silver Lining Tour of Iowa

Who needs a debate stage when you can raise $1.4 million in 36 hours? - Published

Rosario Dawson Joins Her Love on the ‘Lead With Love’ Tour

The actress went shopping for vegan snacks — and votes — in Iowa with her boyfriend, the presidential candidate Cory Booker. - Published

Cory Booker unveils plan to fight big ag mergers amid rural opportunity plan rollout

The U.S. senator from New Jersey is in the middle of a four-day swing through Iowa. - Published

Do Democrats Really Want an All-White Field in 2020? Cory Booker Hopes Not.

As the party reckons with the likelihood of an all-white candidate line up for the December debate, Mr. Booker and Julián Castro see fund-raising gains. - Published

Cory Booker Bets $100 Billion on Historically Black Colleges and Universities

The senator unveiled a broad plan at a decisive period for his struggling campaign as he faces the prospect of not making the December debate. - Published

12/1: Cory Booker, David Rubenstein, Ruth Marcus

This week on "Face the Nation," after a brief hiatus for the Thanksgiving holiday, Washington is ready to roll once again on all things impeachment and the 2020 presidential race.
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"I need help": Cory Booker appeals for donations to keep 2020 campaign afloat

The 2020 presidential candidate makes the case that there's an appetite for unity among voters ahead of a cutthroat race to win the Iowa caucus.
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Full transcript of "Face the Nation" on December 1, 2019

On this "Face the Nation" broadcast, we sit down with 2020 presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker and philanthropist David Rubenstein to talk the state of the country, the Democratic race and more
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With time running out, Democrat Booker to make all-out push for debate stage

Democratic presidential hopeful Cory Booker's campaign will mount an all-out effort to boost his anemic poll numbers in a attempt to qualify for the December debate, his campaign manager said in a memo..
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