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Sen. Booker passionately defends DC Voting Rights

Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) took to the Senate floor and defended the rights of DC residents. He opposed an amendment that undermines self-rule by blocking marijuana decriminalization. 33 more words

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Booker, Cory A. – (D – NJ) Class II
141 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC 20510
(202) 224-3224
Contact: http://www.booker.senate.gov/?p=contac

Pray for this man’s soul to be submissive to God. 35 more words


Menendez: Some Republicans would 'do anything' to see Obama fail

U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) said yesterday that the new Republican majority in Congress will not keep Democrats from pushing progressive legislation — but that there are some conservative representatives in Washington who would “do anything” to see President Barack Obama, the nation’s top Democrat, fail in doing the same. 693 more words

Sen. Dick Durbin throws cops under bus, panders to protesters at Senate hearing on 'state of civil rights'

Between the grilling of Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber before the House Oversight Committee and the release of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on torture, there have been plenty of fireworks in Washington, D.C. 989 more words

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Sen. Cory Booker cautioned against casual use of 'schizophrenic'

Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey is famously a vegetarian. (For proof, check out his shopping list when, as mayor of Newark, he took the Food Stamp Challenge to argue for a  343 more words

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Cory Booker had the best reaction to the Eric Garner case—22 years ago

On Dec. 3, social media was aflame after a grand jury in New York decided not to charge a white police officer who was caught on video holding a black Staten Island man, Eric Garner, in a chokehold that led to his death. 580 more words