Cory Booker To Be Sworn In As Senator Oct. 31Booker, 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.
Cory Booker: I'll Bring Bipartisan Spirit To WashingtonA 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.
Booker Wins New Jersey U.S. Senate RaceDemocrat Cory Booker thanked New Jerseyans for coming out to vote Wednesday, as he won the special election to complete the final year of the late U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg's term.
Heavy Campaigning For Booker, Lonegan Day Before N.J. Senate VoteBesides asking for votes, both candidates are reminding voters that the special election is on Wednesday, a day when polls usually are not open.
Polls Show Booker Maintains Lead Over Lonegan Ahead Of Wednesday Special ElectionA Monmouth University poll released Monday finds the Newark mayor maintaining a double-digit lead, 52 to 42 percent among likely voters.
Days Before Election, Booker, Democratic Heavyweights Attack Tea PartyDemocratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz and U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez joined Booker on Sunday.
Sarah Palin Headlines Lonegan Rally At New Egypt SpeedwayPalin, backed by the tea party, headlined a rally for Republican candidate Steve Lonegan at the New Egypt Speedway. Lonegan faces Newark Mayor and Democratic candidate Cory Booker in Wednesday's election.
Genuine Animosity Rules As Booker, Lonegan Hit Homestretch For U.S. SenateDemocrat Cory Booker accused his opponent of being tea party extremist, while Republican Steve Lonegan said Booker is nothing but a Hollywood stand-in for President Barack Obama.
Booker, Lonegan Have Heated Final Debate In New Jersey Senate RaceThe election, to fill the remaining year of the late Democratic Sen. Frank Lautenberg's term, is Oct. 16.
With Lead Shrinking, Booker Appears At Event With ChristieChris Christie may be backing Cory Booker's competitor in their Senate race, but the Newark mayor was being friendly with the governor Wednesday.
Poll Shows Steve Lonegan Gaining On Cory Booker In N.J. Senate RaceA new Quinnipiac University poll finds the race for U.S. Senate in New Jersey has tightened. The special election is scheduled for Oct. 16.
New Jersey Senate Hopeful Lonegan Releases Tax ReturnsThe U.S. Senate candidate and his wife earned $1 million over three years.