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Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...]

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

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 comfor [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker on Newark Pride, Black Lives...→
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Durbin, Duckworth Among Co-Sponsors of ‘Justice in Policing’ Bill

Durbin, Duckworth Among Co-Sponsors of ‘Justice in Policing’ Bill

Illinois Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are among a large group of Democratic lawmakers sponsoring a police reform bill in the aftermath of George Fl [...]

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Booker: Black Americans Feel 'We Do Not Yet Have Equality Under the Law'

Booker: Black Americans Feel 'We Do Not Yet Have Equality Under the Law'

Friday, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) weighed in on a poll showing 74% of Americans see George Floyd's death while in Minneapolis police custody as a sign of a broad [...]

Read full article: Booker: Black Americans Feel 'We Do Not ...→
Rand Paul clashes with Kamala Harris, Cory Booker over anti-lynching bill

Rand Paul clashes with Kamala Harris, Cory Booker over anti-lynching bill

Sen. Rand Paul clashed with Democratic Sens. Kamala Harris and Cory Booker Thursday as he blocked their attempts to pass a bill that would designate lynching a [...]

Read full article: Rand Paul clashes with Kamala Harris, Co...→

WATCH: Sen. Cory Booker on Police Reforms: ‘Hope is Essential But It’s Not Enough’

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., addressed the senate on Tuesday about the protests that have sprung up across the U.S. after the killing of George Floyd, saying, “It [...]

Read full article: WATCH: Sen. Cory Booker on Police Reform...→
Booker: We Need to Condemn Conditions That Make Protests, Outrage 'a Regular Thing'

Booker: We Need to Condemn Conditions That Make Protests, Outrage 'a Regular Thing'

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) acknowledged the outbreak of violence around the country, allegedly a result of George Lloyd's death while [...]

Read full article: Booker: We Need to Condemn Conditions Th...→

Coronavirus update: Bowser joins Booker to unveil new bipartisan small business bill | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser joined Sen. Cory Booker as he unveiled his bipartisan “Relief for Main Street Act” during a virtual news conference Friday.

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

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 [...]

Read full article: His Day Job: Cory Booker’s Top Aide. His...→
Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Monday, April 20, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Monday, April 20, 2020

Coming up: New Jersey's Sen. Cory Booker will speak with the PIX11 Morning News at 9 a.m. about his new proposed relief plans, reports of racial profiling and [...]

Read full article: Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey...→
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Booker, Graham call on WHO to ban 'wet markets' globally amid coronavirus

Booker, Graham call on WHO to ban 'wet markets' globally amid coronavirus

Sens. Cory Booker, Lindsey Graham and more than 60 congressional lawmakers urged the World Health Organization on Thursday to ban and permanently close all wet [...]

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Booker: Trump's Irresponsible Rhetoric Backed Up by 'Weakness' on Coronavirus

Booker: Trump's Irresponsible Rhetoric Backed Up by 'Weakness' on Coronavirus

Tuesday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) argued that President Donald Trump's "irresponsible rhetoric" was backed up by "weakness" with his adminis [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump's Irresponsible Rhetoric B...→
Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt blocks unanimous-consent bill that would remove Confederate statues from Capitol

Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt blocks unanimous-consent bill that would remove Confederate statues from Capitol

Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., blocked a bill presented by Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.,   that moved to unanimously remo [...]

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Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Immunity 'on the Table' in Police Reform Bill

Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Immunity 'on the Table' in Police Reform Bill

Sunday on CBS's "Face the Nation," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) said that Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) told him the Senate’s policing reform proposals will address the do [...]

Read full article: Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Im...→
This week on

This week on "Face the Nation," June 14, 2020: Scott, Booker, Kaplan, Gottlieb

Senators Tim Scott, Cory Booker and Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb appear on Sunday's "Face the Nation"

Read full article: This week on "Face the Nation," June 14,...→
Booker: 'We Are Over Policed as a Society'

Booker: 'We Are Over Policed as a Society'

Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) called America "over-policed." | Clips

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Paul, Harris and Booker debate on anti-lynching bill erupts on Senate floor

Paul, Harris and Booker debate on anti-lynching bill erupts on Senate floor

Sen. Rand Paul objected to passing a House-passed anti-lynching bill, saying he would only allow it to unanimously pass if changes were made. The move incensed [...]

Read full article: Paul, Harris and Booker debate on anti-l...→
Rand Paul battles Kamala Harris and Cory Booker on anti-lynching bill

Rand Paul battles Kamala Harris and Cory Booker on anti-lynching bill

The rare fight on the Senate floor comes as the nation is roiled by the killings of black people by police.

Read full article: Rand Paul battles Kamala Harris and Cory...→
‘America, I love you. Do you see me?’: Booker gives emotional speech on racism

‘America, I love you. Do you see me?’: Booker gives emotional speech on racism

Sen. Cory Booker gave an emotional speech on the Senate floor, weaving in his personal experiences with the sentiments of protesters around the U.S. demanding [...]

Read full article: ‘America, I love you. Do you see me?’: B...→
Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) offered his alternative take on the proper path to recovery from the economic downturn caused by the corona [...]

Read full article: Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus E...→
Cory Booker: Trump has created 'perverse' 'Hunger Games' where governors compete for resources

Cory Booker: Trump has created 'perverse' 'Hunger Games' where governors compete for resources

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., suggested on Friday that President Trump pitted governors against each other in a way that resembled the dystopian "Hunger Games" ser [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker: Trump has created 'perverse...→
Booker Pleads for State, Municipal Bailouts -- 'When Hurricanes Hit the Gulf Coast, So-Called Red States, Florida, I Voted for Massive Resources'

Booker Pleads for State, Municipal Bailouts -- 'When Hurricanes Hit the Gulf Coast, So-Called Red States, Florida, I Voted for Massive Resources'

Friday, during an appearance on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) argued for federal government assistance for local governments amid the coronavirus p [...]

Read full article: Booker Pleads for State, Municipal Bailo...→
Sen. Cory Booker's possible GOP challenger Dr. Rik Mehta says 'hard work, humble beginnings' separate him from foe

Sen. Cory Booker's possible GOP challenger Dr. Rik Mehta says 'hard work, humble beginnings' separate him from foe

Republican Dr. Rik Mehta is challenging Sen. Cory Booker for his seat in New Jersey and doesn’t hold back when it comes to criticizing his foe.

Read full article: Sen. Cory Booker's possible GOP challeng...→
Graham: Coons and Booker Will Join Me in Calling for Wet Market Shutdown

Graham: Coons and Booker Will Join Me in Calling for Wet Market Shutdown

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) stated that he will write a letter | Cli [...]

Read full article: Graham: Coons and Booker Will Join Me in...→
Booker: Trump Did Not Do Enough to Prepare this Country for Coronavirus

Booker: Trump Did Not Do Enough to Prepare this Country for Coronavirus

Sunday on MSNBC's "AM Joy," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of not doing enough "proactively" to help slow the spread of the coronavirus [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump Did Not Do Enough to Prepa...→
Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusses race on

Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusses race on "Face the Nation," June 14, 2020

The following is a transcript of an interview with Senator Cory Booker that aired Sunday, June 14, 2020, on "Face the Nation."

Read full article: Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusse...→
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Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectful' for Holding Rally on Juneteenth

Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectful' for Holding Rally on Juneteenth

Thursday on MSNBC, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of being "callous" and "disrespectful" for planing his upcoming rally in Tulsa, OK on [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectf...→
Cory Booker Fights Back Tears Discussing His ‘Fear’ of Police

Cory Booker Fights Back Tears Discussing His ‘Fear’ of Police

Thursday on CBS's "The Late Show," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) got emotional while discussing his fear of law enforcement, offering childhood experiences as part o [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker Fights Back Tears Discussing...→
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Emotional Cory Booker decries Rand Paul's opposition to federal anti-lynching bill: 'I am so raw today'

Emotional Cory Booker decries Rand Paul's opposition to federal anti-lynching bill: 'I am so raw today'

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., became emotional on the Senate floor Thursday after Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., held up legislation that would make lynching a federal hat [...]

Read full article: Emotional Cory Booker decries Rand Paul'...→
Booker: Trump Lafayette Square Tactics 'Eerily Similar' to Bull Connor, George Wallace

Booker: Trump Lafayette Square Tactics 'Eerily Similar' to Bull Connor, George Wallace

Tuesday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) dismissed the idea that the 2020 presidential election would be a "referendum" on Presiden [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump Lafayette Square Tactics '...→
Cory Booker: Trump 'Doesn't Deserve My Attention or My Emotion'

Cory Booker: Trump 'Doesn't Deserve My Attention or My Emotion'

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" Sen. Cory Booker said President Donald Trump does not deserve his attention. | Clips

Read full article: Cory Booker: Trump 'Doesn't Deserve My A...→
Booker Introduces Bill to Create 'DemocracyCorps' to Assist with Elections

Booker Introduces Bill to Create 'DemocracyCorps' to Assist with Elections

Cory Booker is set to introduce a bill on Thursday which would create a new federal organization to assist with elections.

Read full article: Booker Introduces Bill to Create 'Democr...→
Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker join forces on bill to ban most factory farming by 2040

Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker join forces on bill to ban most factory farming by 2040

Rep. Ro Khanna is joining Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker in the legislation, and has submitted a companion bill in the House.

Read full article: Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker join fo...→
Cory Booker talks $50B small-business relief plan, NJ nursing homes, battling racial profiling

Cory Booker talks $50B small-business relief plan, NJ nursing homes, battling racial profiling

Sen. Cory Booker tells PIX11 about his proposed $50 billion small-business relief plan amid the coronavirus crisis, nursing homes being hard hit and teaming wi [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker talks $50B small-business re...→
Booker on Coronavirus Response: Trump Is 'Not Rising to This Challenge'

Booker on Coronavirus Response: Trump Is 'Not Rising to This Challenge'

Friday on MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of "not rising to this challenge," while discussing his adm [...]

Read full article: Booker on Coronavirus Response: Trump Is...→
Dems view crisis as justification for a spending spree

Dems view crisis as justification for a spending spree

“I think you and any viewer knows exactly where I`m going with this,” MSNBC host Ari Melber said halfway into a stemwinder of a question for Sen. Cory Booker. [...]

Read full article: Dems view crisis as justification for a ...→
NJ Sen. Cory Booker proposes relief plan that could give families up to $18,000 by end of year

NJ Sen. Cory Booker proposes relief plan that could give families up to $18,000 by end of year

A day after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the White House is working to provide checks to several American workers, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) proposed a [...]

Read full article: NJ Sen. Cory Booker proposes relief plan...→
Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...]

Read full article: Meat plants questioned on record pork sh...→
Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Immunity 'on the Table' in Police Reform Bill

Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Immunity 'on the Table' in Police Reform Bill

Sunday on CBS's "Face the Nation," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) said that Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) told him the Senate’s policing reform proposals will address the do [...]

Read full article: Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Im...→
Cory Booker on Newark Pride, Black Lives Matter and ‘This Distraught Present’

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 comfor [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker on Newark Pride, Black Lives...→
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Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectful' for Holding Rally on Juneteenth

Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectful' for Holding Rally on Juneteenth

Thursday on MSNBC, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of being "callous" and "disrespectful" for planing his upcoming rally in Tulsa, OK on [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectf...→
Booker: 'We Are Over Policed as a Society'

Booker: 'We Are Over Policed as a Society'

Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) called America "over-policed." | Clips

Read full article: Booker: 'We Are Over Policed as a Societ...→
Booker: Black Americans Feel 'We Do Not Yet Have Equality Under the Law'

Booker: Black Americans Feel 'We Do Not Yet Have Equality Under the Law'

Friday, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) weighed in on a poll showing 74% of Americans see George Floyd's death while in Minneapolis police custody as a sign of a broad [...]

Read full article: Booker: Black Americans Feel 'We Do Not ...→
Emotional Cory Booker decries Rand Paul's opposition to federal anti-lynching bill: 'I am so raw today'

Emotional Cory Booker decries Rand Paul's opposition to federal anti-lynching bill: 'I am so raw today'

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., became emotional on the Senate floor Thursday after Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., held up legislation that would make lynching a federal hat [...]

Read full article: Emotional Cory Booker decries Rand Paul'...→
Rand Paul battles Kamala Harris and Cory Booker on anti-lynching bill

Rand Paul battles Kamala Harris and Cory Booker on anti-lynching bill

The rare fight on the Senate floor comes as the nation is roiled by the killings of black people by police.

Read full article: Rand Paul battles Kamala Harris and Cory...→

WATCH: Sen. Cory Booker on Police Reforms: ‘Hope is Essential But It’s Not Enough’

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., addressed the senate on Tuesday about the protests that have sprung up across the U.S. after the killing of George Floyd, saying, “It [...]

Read full article: WATCH: Sen. Cory Booker on Police Reform...→
Cory Booker: Trump 'Doesn't Deserve My Attention or My Emotion'

Cory Booker: Trump 'Doesn't Deserve My Attention or My Emotion'

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" Sen. Cory Booker said President Donald Trump does not deserve his attention. | Clips

Read full article: Cory Booker: Trump 'Doesn't Deserve My A...→
Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) offered his alternative take on the proper path to recovery from the economic downturn caused by the corona [...]

Read full article: Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus E...→

Coronavirus update: Bowser joins Booker to unveil new bipartisan small business bill | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser joined Sen. Cory Booker as he unveiled his bipartisan “Relief for Main Street Act” during a virtual news conference Friday.

Read full article: Coronavirus update: Bowser joins Booker ...→
Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker join forces on bill to ban most factory farming by 2040

Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker join forces on bill to ban most factory farming by 2040

Rep. Ro Khanna is joining Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker in the legislation, and has submitted a companion bill in the House.

Read full article: Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker join fo...→
Booker Pleads for State, Municipal Bailouts -- 'When Hurricanes Hit the Gulf Coast, So-Called Red States, Florida, I Voted for Massive Resources'

Booker Pleads for State, Municipal Bailouts -- 'When Hurricanes Hit the Gulf Coast, So-Called Red States, Florida, I Voted for Massive Resources'

Friday, during an appearance on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) argued for federal government assistance for local governments amid the coronavirus p [...]

Read full article: Booker Pleads for State, Municipal Bailo...→
Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Monday, April 20, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Monday, April 20, 2020

Coming up: New Jersey's Sen. Cory Booker will speak with the PIX11 Morning News at 9 a.m. about his new proposed relief plans, reports of racial profiling and [...]

Read full article: Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey...→
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Booker on Coronavirus Response: Trump Is 'Not Rising to This Challenge'

Booker on Coronavirus Response: Trump Is 'Not Rising to This Challenge'

Friday on MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of "not rising to this challenge," while discussing his adm [...]

Read full article: Booker on Coronavirus Response: Trump Is...→
Graham: Coons and Booker Will Join Me in Calling for Wet Market Shutdown

Graham: Coons and Booker Will Join Me in Calling for Wet Market Shutdown

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) stated that he will write a letter | Cli [...]

Read full article: Graham: Coons and Booker Will Join Me in...→
Booker: Trump's Irresponsible Rhetoric Backed Up by 'Weakness' on Coronavirus

Booker: Trump's Irresponsible Rhetoric Backed Up by 'Weakness' on Coronavirus

Tuesday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) argued that President Donald Trump's "irresponsible rhetoric" was backed up by "weakness" with his adminis [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump's Irresponsible Rhetoric B...→
NJ Sen. Cory Booker proposes relief plan that could give families up to $18,000 by end of year

NJ Sen. Cory Booker proposes relief plan that could give families up to $18,000 by end of year

A day after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the White House is working to provide checks to several American workers, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) proposed a [...]

Read full article: NJ Sen. Cory Booker proposes relief plan...→
Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt blocks unanimous-consent bill that would remove Confederate statues from Capitol

Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt blocks unanimous-consent bill that would remove Confederate statues from Capitol

Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., blocked a bill presented by Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.,   that moved to unanimously remo [...]

Read full article: Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt blocks unanimous...→
Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusses race on

Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusses race on "Face the Nation," June 14, 2020

The following is a transcript of an interview with Senator Cory Booker that aired Sunday, June 14, 2020, on "Face the Nation."

Read full article: Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusse...→
  • #Cory Booker
This week on

This week on "Face the Nation," June 14, 2020: Scott, Booker, Kaplan, Gottlieb

Senators Tim Scott, Cory Booker and Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb appear on Sunday's "Face the Nation"

Read full article: This week on "Face the Nation," June 14,...→
Durbin, Duckworth Among Co-Sponsors of ‘Justice in Policing’ Bill

Durbin, Duckworth Among Co-Sponsors of ‘Justice in Policing’ Bill

Illinois Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are among a large group of Democratic lawmakers sponsoring a police reform bill in the aftermath of George Fl [...]

Read full article: Durbin, Duckworth Among Co-Sponsors of ‘...→
Cory Booker Fights Back Tears Discussing His ‘Fear’ of Police

Cory Booker Fights Back Tears Discussing His ‘Fear’ of Police

Thursday on CBS's "The Late Show," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) got emotional while discussing his fear of law enforcement, offering childhood experiences as part o [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker Fights Back Tears Discussing...→
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Paul, Harris and Booker debate on anti-lynching bill erupts on Senate floor

Paul, Harris and Booker debate on anti-lynching bill erupts on Senate floor

Sen. Rand Paul objected to passing a House-passed anti-lynching bill, saying he would only allow it to unanimously pass if changes were made. The move incensed [...]

Read full article: Paul, Harris and Booker debate on anti-l...→
Rand Paul clashes with Kamala Harris, Cory Booker over anti-lynching bill

Rand Paul clashes with Kamala Harris, Cory Booker over anti-lynching bill

Sen. Rand Paul clashed with Democratic Sens. Kamala Harris and Cory Booker Thursday as he blocked their attempts to pass a bill that would designate lynching a [...]

Read full article: Rand Paul clashes with Kamala Harris, Co...→
Booker: Trump Lafayette Square Tactics 'Eerily Similar' to Bull Connor, George Wallace

Booker: Trump Lafayette Square Tactics 'Eerily Similar' to Bull Connor, George Wallace

Tuesday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) dismissed the idea that the 2020 presidential election would be a "referendum" on Presiden [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump Lafayette Square Tactics '...→
‘America, I love you. Do you see me?’: Booker gives emotional speech on racism

‘America, I love you. Do you see me?’: Booker gives emotional speech on racism

Sen. Cory Booker gave an emotional speech on the Senate floor, weaving in his personal experiences with the sentiments of protesters around the U.S. demanding [...]

Read full article: ‘America, I love you. Do you see me?’: B...→
Booker: We Need to Condemn Conditions That Make Protests, Outrage 'a Regular Thing'

Booker: We Need to Condemn Conditions That Make Protests, Outrage 'a Regular Thing'

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) acknowledged the outbreak of violence around the country, allegedly a result of George Lloyd's death while [...]

Read full article: Booker: We Need to Condemn Conditions Th...→
Booker Introduces Bill to Create 'DemocracyCorps' to Assist with Elections

Booker Introduces Bill to Create 'DemocracyCorps' to Assist with Elections

Cory Booker is set to introduce a bill on Thursday which would create a new federal organization to assist with elections.

Read full article: Booker Introduces Bill to Create 'Democr...→
Cory Booker: Trump has created 'perverse' 'Hunger Games' where governors compete for resources

Cory Booker: Trump has created 'perverse' 'Hunger Games' where governors compete for resources

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., suggested on Friday that President Trump pitted governors against each other in a way that resembled the dystopian "Hunger Games" ser [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker: Trump has created 'perverse...→
His Day Job: Cory Booker’s Top Aide. His Night One: E.M.S. Volunteer.

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 [...]

Read full article: His Day Job: Cory Booker’s Top Aide. His...→
Cory Booker talks $50B small-business relief plan, NJ nursing homes, battling racial profiling

Cory Booker talks $50B small-business relief plan, NJ nursing homes, battling racial profiling

Sen. Cory Booker tells PIX11 about his proposed $50 billion small-business relief plan amid the coronavirus crisis, nursing homes being hard hit and teaming wi [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker talks $50B small-business re...→
Sen. Cory Booker's possible GOP challenger Dr. Rik Mehta says 'hard work, humble beginnings' separate him from foe

Sen. Cory Booker's possible GOP challenger Dr. Rik Mehta says 'hard work, humble beginnings' separate him from foe

Republican Dr. Rik Mehta is challenging Sen. Cory Booker for his seat in New Jersey and doesn’t hold back when it comes to criticizing his foe.

Read full article: Sen. Cory Booker's possible GOP challeng...→
Booker, Graham call on WHO to ban 'wet markets' globally amid coronavirus

Booker, Graham call on WHO to ban 'wet markets' globally amid coronavirus

Sens. Cory Booker, Lindsey Graham and more than 60 congressional lawmakers urged the World Health Organization on Thursday to ban and permanently close all wet [...]

Read full article: Booker, Graham call on WHO to ban 'wet m...→
Dems view crisis as justification for a spending spree

Dems view crisis as justification for a spending spree

“I think you and any viewer knows exactly where I`m going with this,” MSNBC host Ari Melber said halfway into a stemwinder of a question for Sen. Cory Booker. [...]

Read full article: Dems view crisis as justification for a ...→
Booker: Trump Did Not Do Enough to Prepare this Country for Coronavirus

Booker: Trump Did Not Do Enough to Prepare this Country for Coronavirus

Sunday on MSNBC's "AM Joy," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of not doing enough "proactively" to help slow the spread of the coronavirus [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump Did Not Do Enough to Prepa...→
Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...]

Read full article: Meat plants questioned on record pork sh...→
Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt blocks unanimous-consent bill that would remove Confederate statues from Capitol

Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt blocks unanimous-consent bill that would remove Confederate statues from Capitol

Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., blocked a bill presented by Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.,   that moved to unanimously remo [...]

Read full article: Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt blocks unanimous...→
Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Immunity 'on the Table' in Police Reform Bill

Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Immunity 'on the Table' in Police Reform Bill

Sunday on CBS's "Face the Nation," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) said that Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) told him the Senate’s policing reform proposals will address the do [...]

Read full article: Booker: GOP Senator Told Me Qualified Im...→
Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusses race on

Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusses race on "Face the Nation," June 14, 2020

The following is a transcript of an interview with Senator Cory Booker that aired Sunday, June 14, 2020, on "Face the Nation."

Read full article: Transcript: Senator Cory Booker discusse...→
  • #Cory Booker
Cory Booker on Newark Pride, Black Lives Matter and ‘This Distraught Present’

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 comfor [...]

Read full article: Cory Booker on Newark Pride, Black Lives...→
  • #Cory Booker
This week on

This week on "Face the Nation," June 14, 2020: Scott, Booker, Kaplan, Gottlieb

Senators Tim Scott, Cory Booker and Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb appear on Sunday's "Face the Nation"

Read full article: This week on "Face the Nation," June 14,...→
Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectful' for Holding Rally on Juneteenth

Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectful' for Holding Rally on Juneteenth

Thursday on MSNBC, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of being "callous" and "disrespectful" for planing his upcoming rally in Tulsa, OK on [...]

Read full article: Booker: Trump Is 'Callous,' 'Disrespectf...→
Durbin, Duckworth Among Co-Sponsors of ‘Justice in Policing’ Bill

Durbin, Duckworth Among Co-Sponsors of ‘Justice in Policing’ Bill

Illinois Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are among a large group of Democratic lawmakers sponsoring a police reform bill in the aftermath of George Fl [...]

Read full article: Durbin, Duckworth Among Co-Sponsors of ‘...→
Booker: 'We Are Over Policed as a Society'

Booker: 'We Are Over Policed as a Society'

Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) called America "over-policed." | Clips

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Cory Booker Fights Back Tears Discussing His ‘Fear’ of Police

Cory Booker Fights Back Tears Discussing His ‘Fear’ of Police

Thursday on CBS's "The Late Show," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) got emotional while discussing his fear of law enforcement, offering childhood experiences as part o [...]

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Booker: Black Americans Feel 'We Do Not Yet Have Equality Under the Law'

Booker: Black Americans Feel 'We Do Not Yet Have Equality Under the Law'

Friday, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) weighed in on a poll showing 74% of Americans see George Floyd's death while in Minneapolis police custody as a sign of a broad [...]

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Paul, Harris and Booker debate on anti-lynching bill erupts on Senate floor

Paul, Harris and Booker debate on anti-lynching bill erupts on Senate floor

Sen. Rand Paul objected to passing a House-passed anti-lynching bill, saying he would only allow it to unanimously pass if changes were made. The move incensed [...]

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Emotional Cory Booker decries Rand Paul's opposition to federal anti-lynching bill: 'I am so raw today'

Emotional Cory Booker decries Rand Paul's opposition to federal anti-lynching bill: 'I am so raw today'

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., became emotional on the Senate floor Thursday after Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., held up legislation that would make lynching a federal hat [...]

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Rand Paul clashes with Kamala Harris, Cory Booker over anti-lynching bill

Rand Paul clashes with Kamala Harris, Cory Booker over anti-lynching bill

Sen. Rand Paul clashed with Democratic Sens. Kamala Harris and Cory Booker Thursday as he blocked their attempts to pass a bill that would designate lynching a [...]

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Rand Paul battles Kamala Harris and Cory Booker on anti-lynching bill

Rand Paul battles Kamala Harris and Cory Booker on anti-lynching bill

The rare fight on the Senate floor comes as the nation is roiled by the killings of black people by police.

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Booker: Trump Lafayette Square Tactics 'Eerily Similar' to Bull Connor, George Wallace

Booker: Trump Lafayette Square Tactics 'Eerily Similar' to Bull Connor, George Wallace

Tuesday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) dismissed the idea that the 2020 presidential election would be a "referendum" on Presiden [...]

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WATCH: Sen. Cory Booker on Police Reforms: ‘Hope is Essential But It’s Not Enough’

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., addressed the senate on Tuesday about the protests that have sprung up across the U.S. after the killing of George Floyd, saying, “It [...]

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‘America, I love you. Do you see me?’: Booker gives emotional speech on racism

‘America, I love you. Do you see me?’: Booker gives emotional speech on racism

Sen. Cory Booker gave an emotional speech on the Senate floor, weaving in his personal experiences with the sentiments of protesters around the U.S. demanding [...]

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Cory Booker: Trump 'Doesn't Deserve My Attention or My Emotion'

Cory Booker: Trump 'Doesn't Deserve My Attention or My Emotion'

Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" Sen. Cory Booker said President Donald Trump does not deserve his attention. | Clips

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Booker: We Need to Condemn Conditions That Make Protests, Outrage 'a Regular Thing'

Booker: We Need to Condemn Conditions That Make Protests, Outrage 'a Regular Thing'

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) acknowledged the outbreak of violence around the country, allegedly a result of George Lloyd's death while [...]

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Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) offered his alternative take on the proper path to recovery from the economic downturn caused by the corona [...]

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Booker Introduces Bill to Create 'DemocracyCorps' to Assist with Elections

Booker Introduces Bill to Create 'DemocracyCorps' to Assist with Elections

Cory Booker is set to introduce a bill on Thursday which would create a new federal organization to assist with elections.

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Coronavirus update: Bowser joins Booker to unveil new bipartisan small business bill | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser joined Sen. Cory Booker as he unveiled his bipartisan “Relief for Main Street Act” during a virtual news conference Friday.

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Cory Booker: Trump has created 'perverse' 'Hunger Games' where governors compete for resources

Cory Booker: Trump has created 'perverse' 'Hunger Games' where governors compete for resources

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., suggested on Friday that President Trump pitted governors against each other in a way that resembled the dystopian "Hunger Games" ser [...]

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Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker join forces on bill to ban most factory farming by 2040

Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker join forces on bill to ban most factory farming by 2040

Rep. Ro Khanna is joining Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker in the legislation, and has submitted a companion bill in the House.

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

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 [...]

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Booker Pleads for State, Municipal Bailouts -- 'When Hurricanes Hit the Gulf Coast, So-Called Red States, Florida, I Voted for Massive Resources'

Booker Pleads for State, Municipal Bailouts -- 'When Hurricanes Hit the Gulf Coast, So-Called Red States, Florida, I Voted for Massive Resources'

Friday, during an appearance on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) argued for federal government assistance for local governments amid the coronavirus p [...]

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Cory Booker talks $50B small-business relief plan, NJ nursing homes, battling racial profiling

Cory Booker talks $50B small-business relief plan, NJ nursing homes, battling racial profiling

Sen. Cory Booker tells PIX11 about his proposed $50 billion small-business relief plan amid the coronavirus crisis, nursing homes being hard hit and teaming wi [...]

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Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Monday, April 20, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New Jersey: Monday, April 20, 2020

Coming up: New Jersey's Sen. Cory Booker will speak with the PIX11 Morning News at 9 a.m. about his new proposed relief plans, reports of racial profiling and [...]

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Sen. Cory Booker's possible GOP challenger Dr. Rik Mehta says 'hard work, humble beginnings' separate him from foe

Sen. Cory Booker's possible GOP challenger Dr. Rik Mehta says 'hard work, humble beginnings' separate him from foe

Republican Dr. Rik Mehta is challenging Sen. Cory Booker for his seat in New Jersey and doesn’t hold back when it comes to criticizing his foe.

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Booker on Coronavirus Response: Trump Is 'Not Rising to This Challenge'

Booker on Coronavirus Response: Trump Is 'Not Rising to This Challenge'

Friday on MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of "not rising to this challenge," while discussing his adm [...]

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Booker, Graham call on WHO to ban 'wet markets' globally amid coronavirus

Booker, Graham call on WHO to ban 'wet markets' globally amid coronavirus

Sens. Cory Booker, Lindsey Graham and more than 60 congressional lawmakers urged the World Health Organization on Thursday to ban and permanently close all wet [...]

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Graham: Coons and Booker Will Join Me in Calling for Wet Market Shutdown

Graham: Coons and Booker Will Join Me in Calling for Wet Market Shutdown

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "The Story," Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) stated that he will write a letter | Cli [...]

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Dems view crisis as justification for a spending spree

Dems view crisis as justification for a spending spree

“I think you and any viewer knows exactly where I`m going with this,” MSNBC host Ari Melber said halfway into a stemwinder of a question for Sen. Cory Booker. [...]

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Booker: Trump's Irresponsible Rhetoric Backed Up by 'Weakness' on Coronavirus

Booker: Trump's Irresponsible Rhetoric Backed Up by 'Weakness' on Coronavirus

Tuesday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) argued that President Donald Trump's "irresponsible rhetoric" was backed up by "weakness" with his adminis [...]

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Booker: Trump Did Not Do Enough to Prepare this Country for Coronavirus

Booker: Trump Did Not Do Enough to Prepare this Country for Coronavirus

Sunday on MSNBC's "AM Joy," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) accused President Donald Trump of not doing enough "proactively" to help slow the spread of the coronavirus [...]

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NJ Sen. Cory Booker proposes relief plan that could give families up to $18,000 by end of year

NJ Sen. Cory Booker proposes relief plan that could give families up to $18,000 by end of year

A day after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the White House is working to provide checks to several American workers, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) proposed a [...]

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