Cory Booker

Sen. Cory Booker emphasized the importance of voting during a speech at the Marriott Hotel for the Progressive National Baptist Convention annual session.
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Hadas Kuznits
August 08, 2018 - 5:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Sen. Cory Booker emphasized the importance of voting during a speech at the Marriott Hotel for the Progressive National Baptist Convention annual session — the platform Martin Luther King Jr. used up until his death. He reminded attendees of the seriousness ahead of...
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Sens. Chris Coons, D-Del., and Cory Booker, D-N.J.
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Tim Jimenez
August 02, 2018 - 7:11 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A political activist, with ties to Philadelphia, was arrested in South Sudan earlier this week. And now, his family, friends and public officials are calling for his release from prison. Ajak's family put out a statement saying he was arrested while trying to board a...
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Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., speaks as he is joined by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, second from left, and other House Democrats calling for passage of the Keep Families Together Act, at the Capitol in Washington.
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June 21, 2018 - 11:58 am
By Steve Peoples, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — As the White House struggles to move past another self-imposed crisis, Democrats are fighting to ensure this one isn't quickly forgotten. Fiery Democratic leaders from Vermont to New Jersey to Texas met President Donald Trump's executive order to...
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U.S. Sen. Cory Booker
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Steve Tawa
May 10, 2018 - 1:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Inside the Liacouras Center at Temple University, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-New Jersey, was the commencement speaker for the largest-ever graduating class. During the commencement, Booker received an honorary degee. "I will make John McCain, Patrick Leahy, Chuck...
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Corey Booker
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Mark Abrams
April 23, 2018 - 1:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Temple University has selected a high-profile public servant to speak at its 131st commencement ceremony on May 10. New Jersey Senator Cory Booker, the first black senator from New Jersey and a former mayor of Newark, will give the main graduation address during...
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David Madden
March 31, 2018 - 10:43 pm
CAMDEN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The effect of the Trump tax cut has led to some fierce political debate, particularly in states like New Jersey hit hard by future limits on deductibility for state and local taxes on a federal return. Republican Congressman Tom MacArthur and Democrat US Senator Cory...
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