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6 hrs ago | The Daily Journal

Sen. Booker touts plan to save 600 homes here

Standing on the steps of the Cumberland County Courthouse Thursday, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker announced a plan to help roughly 600 Cumberland County families facing foreclosure.

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Related Topix: Cumberland County, VA, Foreclosures, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Sen. Cory Booker says Cumberland will be comeback county of NJ

Senator Cory Booker takes a picture with Alberta Frazier, of Bridgeton, after announcing a plan to help Cumberland County families who have federally backed mortgages and are facing foreclosure, at the Cumberland County Courthouse in Bridgeton, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Frank Lautenberg, Bridgeton, NJ, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Black Enterprise

Cory Booker, Tim Scott Partner to Help Youth Find Jobs

Politicians on the opposite side of the spectrum rarely get along and hardly agree on anything, in principle, but when it occurs, it gets headlines! MadameNoire is reporting that Tea Party darling, Republican Tim Scott is aligning with popular liberal, Democrat Cory Booker to introduce the Leveraging and Energizing America's Apprenticeship Programs ... (more)

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Related Topix: Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Rock Hill Herald

Goodbye, tea party

Say what you will about Sens. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ted Cruz, R-Texas, but they know a train wreck when they see it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Mitch McConnell, Senator Ted Cruz, Immigration Reform, John Boehner, US House of Representatives

Wed Apr 16, 2014

New York Daily News

Ceceilia Berkowitz taken to Bellevue for stalking Bloomberg

The former mayor's security detail was on the lookout for Berkowitz after she posted three messages, minutes apart, on Twitter Tuesday evening announcing her "great plans" to visit Bloomberg at his company headquarters.

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Related Topix: Twitter, New York, NY, Michael Bloomberh, Bloomberg LP, Media, IT Services

The Huffington Post

U.S. Supreme Court Justice... Cory Booker?

Political blogger Jonathan Chait wrote earlier this week that recent Senate filibuster brinksmanship coupled with a GOP takeover of the Senate during the 2014 midterm elections could result in a showdown over a hypothetical Obama nomination to the Supreme Court in 2015 or 2016 -- particularly if the nominee would replace one of the five ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Elena Kagan, Chris Christie, US Governors

Free Republic

Senator Booker’S Tales Could Make Him Vulnerable

Newark, April 10New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker may be headed for a more difficult reelection campaign this fall than many political professionals seem to think.

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Related Topix: Newark, NJ, Rutgers University

ABC News

Congress Gone Wild? Lawmakers Take on Spring Break 2014

Congress' annual two-week Spring vacation from the nation's capital is well underway, and many of the 535 lawmakers are following the tradition of sharing their wild experiences via social media.

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Related Topix: US News, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Representative Paul Gosar, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Kyrsten Sinema

Philly.com

Filings show Norcross drawing campaign cash

State Sen. Donald Norcross raised $379,000 in the first quarter of 2014 for his First District congressional bid, which led campaign-finance filings disclosed Tuesday for South Jersey candidates for Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Robert Andrews, Democrat, Frank LoBiondo, Republican

Tue Apr 15, 2014

NorthJersey.com

4 potential Republicans challengers to Booker only raised about $100K combined

The four potential Republican challengers to Democratic Sen. Cory Booker raised only about $100,000 from contributors combined during the first quarter of this year, a time when they were traveling around New Jersey seeking support from county party screening groups.

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Related Topix: US News, Rodney Frelinghuysen, US Politics, Scott Garrett, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bill Pascrell, Democrat, New Jersey

Mon Apr 14, 2014

NJ.com

ACLU-NJ reaches settlement with Newark public schools over release of public records

Mark Zuckerberg, pictured here in 2010 with then Newark Mayor Cory Booker, donated $100 million to Newark schools.

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Related Topix: ACLU, Mark Zuckerberg, Newark, NJ, Education Etc.

The Miami Herald

Goodbye, tea party

Say what you will about Sens. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ted Cruz, R-Texas, but they know a train wreck when they see it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Mitch McConnell, Senator Ted Cruz, Immigration Reform, John Boehner, US House of Representatives

Sun Apr 13, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Long before primaries, 2 N.J. House races are largely decided

And on paper, it will be the voters in the June primaries who pick the party's nominees to replace former Rep. Rob Andrews in the 1st District and Rep. Rush Holt in the 12th District.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Jon Runyan, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rush Holt, Democrat, Representative John Adler, Rutgers University

Fri Apr 11, 2014

CBS Local

EPA Proposes Massive Cleanup Project For Part Of Passaic River

Now, a major step forward in recovery is in motion as the Environmental Protection Agency unveiled its largest proposed Superfund cleanup in the nation, CBS 2's Christine Sloan reported Friday.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The Washington Post

Tea party runs dry

Say what you will about Sens. Rand Paul and Ted Cruz , but they know a train wreck when they see it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Mitch McConnell, Immigration Reform, North Carolina

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Daily Kos

Sen. Joe Manchin goes to bat for Kochs, for no real reason

In 2012, it was Cory Booker defending Bain Capital. Now it's West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin defending the Kochs .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors, Joe Manchin, Liberal Political News

Wed Apr 09, 2014

News12.com

Newark mayoral candidates Ras Baraka and Shavar Jeffries face off at Rutgers debate

The city of Newark will choose a replacement for Sen. Cory Booker in a mayoral election that's less than five weeks away.

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The Daily Caller

Gov. Chris Christie: the epitome of Jewish values, right?

When you think of Jewish values you naturally think of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , Sen. Cory Booker and Sean Penn .

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US News, Conservative Political News

The Washington Post

Cory Booker, Tim Scott team up for the first time

Sens. Cory Booker and Tim Scott , the two African-American members of the U.S. Senate who came to the chamber under similar political circumstances, are bridging significant political differences and teaming up on legislation for the first time.

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Related Topix: Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Jim DeMint, Democrat, Frank Lautenberg, North Charleston, SC

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Quinnipiac: NJ majority calls bridge probe report a a whitewasha

Traffic was backed up in September at the toll plaza on the George Washington Bridge after approach lanes were closed.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Newark, NJ, Fort Lee, NJ, Andrew Cuomo

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