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Cory Booker Introduces Bill to Legalize Weed

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker has introduced legislation that would legalize marijuana nationwide. Booker detailed the bill in a 35-minute Facebook live post Tuesday. The senator said the […]


Poll: N.J. Voters Don’t Think Cory Booker Should Run for President

Rumors have long swirled that U.S. Sen. Cory Booker is mulling a 2020 presidential run. The senator has neither confirmed nor denied those predictions. But […]


Penn Picks Cory Booker for 2017 Commencement Speech

New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker will speak at the 2017 commencement ceremony for the University of Pennsylvania, the university announced today. 

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After Big Pharma Donations, Casey and Toomey Vote Against Importing Cheaper Drugs from Canada

Pennsylvania Senators Bob Casey and Pat Toomey voted against an amendment sponsored by Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders that would have allowed Americans to purchase cheaper pharmaceutical drugs from Canada.

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WATCH: Cory Booker Argue for Same-Sex Marriage on Senate Floor

Just two weeks from the day the Supreme Court will hear arguments about making marriage equality legal nationwide, New Jersey Senator Cory Booker has taken […]


Booker Reportedly on Clinton’s Veep List

Last week, Larry Wilmore threw a bag of weak tea at Sen. Cory Booker when Booker said he didn’t want to run for president — […]


WATCH: Sen. Cory Booker Talks Presidency on Larry Wilmore’s New Show

Sen. Cory Booker appeared on the first episode of Comedy Central’s new replacement for Stephen Colbert, The Nightly Show starring Larry Wilmore. Near the end […]


Anti-Gay Flier in N.J. Senate Race Has “Cory Brooker” Typo

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker is likely to coast to re-election next month. He’s way ahead in the polls against conservative businessman Jeff Bell. But […]


Pennsylvania Politics 2014: The 4 Stories We’ll All Be Following

2014 will be a huge year in Pennsylvania politics — and particularly Philly area politics — with contested house seats, jockeying for position in a […]


Cory Booker’s Got at a Girrrrrrlfriend

Mr. Wait-I-Thought-He-Was-Gay serial bachelor Cory Booker’s got a girlfriend! The senator’s catch, according to–who else–Page Six, is a 36-year-old Yale Law grad and Los Angeles entertainment […]


Cory Booker Is Jersey’s New Senator

It got close-ish at the end there, but was there ever any doubt? Booker won 55%-44% in an election featuring one of the lowest-ever statewide turnouts in […]


Today is New Jersey’s Senate Election. Finally.

Finally, after months and weeks of talking, today is the special election in New Jersey to replace the late U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg. In this […]


Booker’s Opponent Says “Dead Bodies” Floating In Newark Waters Cory Booker’s Senate opponent Steve Lonegan, who is somehow only down by around 15 points, delivered one of the most offensive–and least coherent–lines in […]


Sarah Palin Is in our Midst

Sarah Palin, whose precise purpose in life has become increasingly unclear, has endorsed Cory Booker’s Senate opponent Steve Lonegan. (Add this to the list of dubiously […]


The Tale of Cory Booker and the Vegan Stripper

At a rate of 20 tweets a day–and golly, who knows how many direct messages!–it was only a matter of time before Cory Booker got […]