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Newark Mayor And Senate Hopeful Cory Booker Attends Election Night Gathering

Cory Booker To Be Sworn In As Senator Oct. 31

Booker, a Democrat, was elected last week to complete the 15 months remaining on the term of former Sen. Frank Lautenberg, who died in June at age 89.

10/23/2013

Cory Booker delivers his victory speech after defeating Steve Lonegan in the U.S. Senate race. (credit: Getty Images)

Cory Booker: I’ll Bring Bipartisan Spirit To Washington

A day after winning New Jersey’s vacant Senate seat, Booker said he’s talking to officials in Washington about when he might be sworn in.

10/17/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker speaks at  Democratic National Convention. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Days Before Election, Booker, Democratic Heavyweights Attack Tea Party

Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz and U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez joined Booker on Sunday.

10/13/2013

Cory Booker and Steve Lonegan debate Oct. 9, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Booker, Lonegan Have Heated Final Debate In New Jersey Senate Race

The election, to fill the remaining year of the late Democratic Sen. Frank Lautenberg’s term, is Oct. 16.

10/09/2013

Chris Christie and Cory Booker. (credit: Michael N. Todaro/Getty Images)

With Lead Shrinking, Booker Appears At Event With Christie

Chris Christie may be backing Cory Booker’s competitor in their Senate race, but the Newark mayor was being friendly with the governor Wednesday.

09/25/2013

U.S. Senate candidate Steve Lonegan (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Senate Hopeful Lonegan Releases Tax Returns

The U.S. Senate candidate and his wife earned $1 million over three years.

09/09/2013

Cory Booker, Steve Lonegan

Lonegan Files Lawsuit Against Booker Over Expense Reports

Lonegan announced his lawsuit Friday on the steps of Newark City Hall, WCBS 880′s Levon Putney reports.

09/06/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (file / credit: Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Steve Lonegan Campaign Deletes Racially Charged Tweet About Cory Booker

The tweet showed a map labeling Newark as “West Africa,” “Guyana,” among other places.

CBS New York–08/09/2013

Rep. Frank Pallone (credit: pallone.house.gov)

N.J. Senate Hopeful Wants Debates Ahead Of August Special Election Primary

Rep. Frank Pallone released a statement Monday saying voters should be able to make a decision that is not “based solely on slick TV ads and 20-second sound bites.”

06/17/2013