New Jersey Imam Who Called for Killing of Jews Will Be Sent for 'Retraining,' President of Jersey …

Among the admirers of Shedeed’s interfaith work is New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker (D), who said in January 2016 that “his life and his work are examples of how the diversity of America makes us all better.” Shedeed has also served as a member of the New Jersey Homeland Security Interfaith Advisory …

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Rail security efforts don't always target greatest threats, report says

Cory Booker, the top Democrat on the Senate subcommittee that oversees railroads, responded to the attack by calling for more funding for increased security at rail stations. “They’re soft targets, and we need to do more to harden them up,” Booker, D-N.J., said on Monday. Two earlier reports found the …

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Sen. Bob Menendez tells Justice Department, 'If you want to prosecute, bring it on'

Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.). Asked which of his Democratic colleagues should consider running for president in 2020, Menendez seemed to return the favor, giving a full-throated endorsement to Booker, who has said he has no plans to run for president. “He’s somebody who …

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DSCC Chair Van Hollen: 'I Would Love to See the President Resign' – But 2018 'Has to Be Our …

Anchor Chuck Todd asked Van Hollen, “A handful of your colleagues in the Senate, from Bernie Sanders, Cory Booker, to Kirsten Gillibrand, and a handful of others have called on the president to resign over the sexual misconduct allegations against him that have come forward over the last couple of …

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Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Legislation to Reform Sexual Harassment Investigations in …

… Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Rob Portman (R-OH), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Cory Booker (D-NJ), Cory Gardner (R-CO), Dan Sullivan (R-AK), Maggie Hassan (D-NH), Kamala Harris (D-CA), and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV).

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Charles Barkley to DNC: 'We're black 365 days of the year'

Cory Booker, former Massachusettes governor Devval Patrick and Alabama U.S. Congresswoman Terri Sewell. “There have long been African-American political strategist, pollsters, fundraisers, field operators that have been successful at winning political races,” says Alabama state Rep. Merika …

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Sanders Compares Trump To Franken, Calls For President to Resign

Ron Wyden (D- Ore.), Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) are among the Democratic senators that have called for President Trump to resign from the oval office. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has said that the allegations took place “long before he was elected president” …

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Kamala Harris says Trump should resign

Harris follows Gillibrand and Sens. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii), Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in calling for Trump’s resignation. Trump has repeatedly denied accusations of sexual misconduct, taking to Twitter this week to deride what he called …

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Casey Calls For Trump To Step Down

Amid sexual assault allegations, a small group of politicians are calling for President Donald Trump to resign. Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) is now a part of that group including Sens. Bernie Sanders, Cory Booker and Jeff Merkley. On Wednesday, Casey told ThinkProgress that “President Trump documented …

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AT&T Reaches Deal With Union Workers After Yearlong Dispute

Last month 17 senators—including Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Kirsten Gillibrand and Cory Booker—sent a letter to AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson, demanding that he give workers a “fair share.” In all, over 300 elected officials wrote letters in support of the protesting workers. CWA placated …

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