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Rand Paul and Al Franken are teaming up to protect medical marijuana from Jeff Sessions

We learned on Tuesday from a leaked letter that Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants Congress to get rid of the current rules that prevent the Department of Justice from interfering with the states that the permit medical marijuana. 302 more words

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Newark joins list of cities committed to Paris accords, Mayor calls Trump decision on Paris 'insane'

NEWARK, N.J. — New Jersey’s largest city remains committed to the Paris climate change agreement.

One day after President Donald Trump announced the U.S. was withdrawing from the pact, Newark Mayor Ras Baraka announced on Friday the city will “adopt, honor and uphold our commitment to climate control.” The Democrat called Trump’s decision “insane.” 205 more words

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Booker Tells Penn Grads: Life Is About Significance

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey told graduates at the University of Pennsylvania’s commencement that life “is not about celebrity, it is about significance.” 121 more words

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Senator Cory Booker to UPenn Class of 2017: 'I See You, I Love You'

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker delivered the commencement remarks at the University of Pennsylvania on Monday. See his remarks below, as provided by his office. … 4,201 more words

The Problem isn't Democrats or Republicans, It's Blind Loyalty

Since I am married, I now live in two families; my liberal family that thinks I’m too damn conservative, and my conservative in-laws who think I am too damn liberal. 2,153 more words

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Sen. Cory Booker Reminds Us To Stay #WOKE: 'The World Will Not Change Unless You Do'

If you fear for women’s rights, for the future of the environment, and for the rights of the LGBTQ and want to fight back against Trump administration policies by effectively fighting back, Senator Cory Booker tells you how. 350 more words

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Cory Booker Sends The Signal

Ah, Cory Booker. In mid-January, at the hearing to consider the nominee for attorney general, Jeff Sessions, Booker became the first sitting senator to testify against a fellow sitting senator at a confirmation hearing for a Cabinet post. 407 more words

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