White House Invites Long Island Mother Of MS-13 Victim To State Of The Union AddressA Long Island mother whose daughter was beaten to death by alleged members of the MS-13 street gang has been invited by the White House to attend the State of the Union address.
Mayor: Sen. Booker Under Increased Security After Threat Against FamilyMayor Ras Baraka says local police and federal agents were guarding the senator's Newark home Saturday as a precaution.
Lindsey Graham, Cory Booker Testify At Menendez Corruption TrialSen. Bob Menendez got a hand from colleagues on both sides of the political aisle in his corruption trial Thursday, with Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham and fellow New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker testifying that he is trustworthy and honest.
Booker Calls DACA Repeal ‘Very Cruel’, Says He’ll Keep Fighting To Secure ItPresident Donald Trump's to end a program protecting children of illegal immigrants -- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals -- was at the forefront in Newark on Monday.
Booker Proposes Federal Pot Legalization With ‘Marijuana Justice Act’New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker says he's introducing legislation to legalize marijuana at the federal level.
Booker, Menendez Announce Legislation Aimed At Improving Airline AccountabilityHis bloody lip and forced removal proved to be a huge black eye for United Airlines and the entire airline industry -- prompting increased calls for airline reform and greater sensitivity to passengers.
Local Officials React To US Missile Strike On SyriaPresident Donald Trump ordered the strike Thursday in response to this week's deadly chemical weapons attack the Syrian government carried out against civilians.
Sen. Cory Booker & Star Mindy Kaling Go From Dis To Dinner Date On TwitterA joke about Newark, New Jersey on "The Mindy Project'' led to dinner plans between U.S. Sen. Cory Booker and star Mindy Kaling.
Christie Announces Increased Patrols At Religious Facilities Following Recent ThreatsNew Jersey political leaders showed their support for the Jewish community, condemning the rise of anti-Semitic threats and incidents.
New Jersey Lawmakers Rally To Save ObamacareSeveral high-ranking Democrats -- including New Jersey's two U.S. senators, Robert Menendez and Cory Booker, and several members of its Congressional delegation -- were among those taking part in the rally staged at the Robert Treat Hotel.
Lawmakers Grill Rex Tillerson About Russia During Confirmation Hearing For Secretary Of StateHe told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that it's a "fair assumption'' Russian President Vladimir Putin knew about Moscow's meddling in America's 2016 presidential election.
Trump's Attorney General Pick Sen. Jeff Sessions Faces Confirmation HearingsAlabama Sen. Jeff Sessions faces his peers on the Republican-led Judiciary Committee Tuesday and witnesses who support and oppose his nomination will testify on Wednesday.