Cory Booker

Cory Booker appears in the following:

Senator Cory Booker Says "This is a Crisis"

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Senator Cory Booker contemplates what led to his party's stunning defeat on Election Day and what the American people need most right now from their elected leaders.

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Booker Says Senate Will Be 'Emergency Brake' for Trump Administration

Monday, November 21, 2016

The New Jersey senator says he'll fight to protect American values.


DNC Tuesday: Millennials Get 'Berned'

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Hosts of the show "The Young Turks" talk about upset millennial voters at the convention, Cory Booker on his speech last night, and Sanders's lasting impact on the Democratic Party.

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Cory Booker Reflects on His Path from the Newark Council to the U.S. Senate

Monday, February 22, 2016

U.S. Senator Cory Booker shares details about his personal life and career, and reflects on the importance of public service in a democracy. 

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Connecting Congress: Sen. Booker

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) talks about the recent shootings at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado and in San Bernardino, California.

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Obama, Booker to Spotlight Prisoner Reentry Efforts in Newark

Monday, November 02, 2015

Criminal justice reform has been at the top of Sen. Booker's agenda since he left Newark in 2013. Now he returns to highlight the federal government's increased focus on recidivism.


Cory Booker and Rand Paul Join Forces on Prison Reform

Thursday, July 31, 2014

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker, a Democrat, talks about legislation he and Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, a Republican, have introduced, called the REDEEM Act, to reform the criminal justice system. REDEEM stands for Record Expungement Designed to Enhance Employment, and also aims to increase the age of criminal responsibility.

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NJ Senate Candidates: Cory Booker

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Mayor of Newark and Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate representing New Jersey, Cory Booker, discusses his platform and candidacy ahead of tomorrow's special election to fill the seat.

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NJ Democratic Senate Candidates: Cory Booker

Monday, August 12, 2013

Tomorrow is the Democratic primary in the special election to fill New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg's empty seat. We do one last round of interviews with the major candidates. Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, on his candidacy for NJ's open Senate seat.

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Debating Newark School Reform

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Wednesday night at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Brian Lehrer moderated a community forum on school reform issues in Newark and throughout the state of New Jersey. On today...

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Cory Booker on His Political Future

Friday, December 21, 2012

Newark Mayor Cory Booker has announced that he will not run for Governor, but will instead "explore" the possibility of running for a New Jersey Senate seat. Brian and Nancy Solomon, managing editor for New Jersey Public Radio, talk to Booker about his political future and Garden State politics.

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Mayor Cory Booker on How Newark is Preparing for Sandy

Monday, October 29, 2012

New Jersey is facing the brunt of Hurricane Sandy, and while cities and towns all along the Jersey shore are feeling the affects of the storm, so are the residents of northern New Jer...


Matilda Cuomo and Mayor Cory Booker on Their Mentors

Monday, January 16, 2012

Matilda Raffa Cuomo discusses the updated and expanded edition of her book, The Person Who Changed My Life: Prominent People Recall Their Mentors. She’s joined by Newark mayor Cory Booker, who is featured in the book, and who talks about the people that made a difference in his life. The book includes stories by Hillary Rodham Clinton, Joe Torre, Rosie O’Donnell, Dr. Mehmet Oz, Nora Ephron, General Colin Powell, and many others.

Is there a person who has been a mentor to you and has changed your life? Let us know!

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Peace in Newark

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Newark mayor Cory Booker talks about this weekend's Newark Peace Education Summit and other news, including the just-announced DOJ investigation of the police department.

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Cory Booker and the Push for Peace in Newark

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

When the ACLU cast such a negative light on our police department we really had to find a way to improve the things that we admit need to be improved, but also also to bring a much be...

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Monitor for the Newark Police?

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Deborah Jacobs, ACLU-NJ executive director, talks about the petition she filed asking for federal oversight of the Newark police department. Mayor of Newark Cory Booker and the department's Police Director Garry McCarthy respond to the allegations. 

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Fighting Crime

Wednesday, August 08, 2007

Newark Mayor Cory Booker, talks about the execution style shooting that took place over the weekend, and how his city has reacted.

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