Newark Mayor Cory Booker to Explore Run for Senate in 2014

Popular Newark Mayor Cory Booker is "exploring the possibility" of running for the U.S. Senate rather than governor, the social-media-savvy Democrat posted on his website today. His letter said he will finish out his term as mayor and consider running for the Senate in 2014. Many observers considered Booker, 43, a potential challenger to Chris Christie in New Jersey's 2013 governor race. Such an election would have pitted the brash, tough-talking, union-challenging Republican governor with...Full Story
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