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Cory Booker
22 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 23 - 3:27pm
Grateful for @ParlayHouse for inviting me to join @bringafriendpod with my friends, Anne Devereux-Mills, Adimika Arthur, and Arielle Fuller. I hope you'll listen! https://t.co/WJNvcJqMrY

Cory Booker
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 7:44pm
Proud of Carl Nassib for courageously living his truth. Representation matters and this historic moment will help so many LGBTQ+ youth. Thank you, Carl, for your incredible leadership. https://t.co/RXkYhUPKyT

Cory Booker
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 2:50pm
Join us for our grassroots fundraiser elevating LGBTQ+ voices! https://t.co/dZUhYT1HlA

Cory Booker
3 days ago:   Monday Jun 21 - 1:01pm
The expanded Child Tax Credit provides monthly cash payments directly to American families starting this July. Please spread the word! https://t.co/1mOYQu3M3Y

Cory Booker
4 days ago:   Sunday Jun 20 - 8:57am
Thinking of my dad today. Everyday I try to live up to the character, values, and faith he instilled in me. Happy Father's Day to all the dads and father figures who made us who we are. https://t.co/WAXaXAI2S4


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Cory Booker
5 days ago:   Saturday Jun 19 - 9:39am
Our nation still has a long way to go to reckon with and overcome the dark legacy of slavery and the violence and injustice that has persisted. Because the truth we know is that so many of the challenges our ancestors face are the ones we still must confront.

Cory Booker
5 days ago:   Saturday Jun 19 - 9:39am
Juneteenth is a time to reflect on the sacrifices of our ancestors, to rejoice in their power and grace, and to recommit ourselves to the work we have left to do. #JuneTeenth2021

Cory Booker
5 days ago:   Friday Jun 18 - 4:33pm
Thanks to state and local partners and leaders like @PhilMurphyNJ, New Jersey has met our ambitious vaccination goal early. If you have not already, get vaccinated! https://t.co/x0AOLGsslc

Cory Booker
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 17 - 5:08pm
Today I'm thinking of the 9 beautiful souls who were murdered in an act of hate while they were praying at Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. We have so much work to do to root out white supremacy & end the gun violence epidemic—we must turn our faith into action. #Emanuel9 https://t.co/dTaztJ5v5O


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Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 16 - 10:59am
Juneteenth is one step closer to becoming a federal holiday. There is more work to do reckoning with and reconciling our past, but I'm grateful that the Senate has taken this important step. https://t.co/eGGtxfPEUU

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 1:08pm
RT @TheHOWInstitute: "This world needs the best of what America is, a country that stands together for our common values. We need millions and millions of those moments where we stop and lead with love." @CoryBooker talks with @DovSeidman on new episode of #HOWConversations. https://t.co/GYKEN3B2G3 https://t.co/OXdXYAJcEp


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Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 11:53am
Finding common ground and embracing our differences are essential to building a more vibrant and truly united America. Also, New Jersey is the best state. https://t.co/xyNr7QdXoD

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 15 - 10:27am
Every #PrideMonth I’m thrilled to celebrate our LGBTQ+ people, communities, and history. We must continue to work towards a future that includes true equality for all.

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 14 - 10:26am
There is so much more to New Jersey than diners, Bruce Springsteen, and the shore—but that’s a pretty good start! #JerseyPride

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 13 - 2:30pm
Judge Neals and Judge Quraishi will make extraordinary federal judges. Their bipartisan confirmations are important steps to creating a judiciary that reflects the people it serves. https://t.co/7j0dmaeCOe

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Saturday Jun 12 - 8:21pm
Restorative justice for those who have been impacted by our tragically broken criminal justice system is an essential part of any marijuana reform. https://t.co/MsdW5zGBeD

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 11 - 1:51pm
Darnella Frazier is part of a proud tradition of truth tellers who helped open our nation’s eyes to injustices that inspired movements for change. Grateful for her courage and strength. Congrats, Darnella, on such an incredible and well-deserved honor. https://t.co/OekGJrEVPj

Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 9 - 12:28pm
Helping vulnerable populations with @UrbanJustice was my first job out of law school. They are lightworkers during a time when there is still too much darkness. Grateful for the opportunity to say a few words at the Community Justice Awards. https://t.co/PfIAYqyv0k


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 8 - 1:20pm
New Jersey! Make your voice heard and vote in the primary today. In-person polling locations and ballot drop boxes are open until 8 p.m. Vote! https://t.co/Oyls1I90fs


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 4 - 5:54pm
The tragedy and trauma Americans must deal with because of gun violence needs to end. We must act to stop this devastating crisis. #WearOrange

Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 4 - 11:19am
These violent threats are disturbing and must be condemned. It is on us to combat anti-Palestinian hate and Islamaphobia. https://t.co/ZZBkcupENW

Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 4 - 10:05am
Speaking up for equity and justice is not enough—corporations must show us with their actions that they are serious about addressing racial inequity. https://t.co/UkewZ8fc78

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 1 - 12:23pm
To truly heal, we need to tell that truth. Maya Angelou said, “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story.” We must tell the story of the massacre that happened a century ago. We must tell the story of justice so long delayed and denied. https://t.co/Tt5y1oDFu6


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Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 1 - 12:23pm
100 years ago in Greenwood, hundreds of Black Americans were killed, Black property and businesses destroyed, and churches burned in a targeted attack by a white mob. https://t.co/wslaBtNO1T


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Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 1 - 12:23pm
In 2019, I had the chance to walk down Greenwood Street, visit the Vernon AME Church and meet with Black-owned business owners. It was one of the most meaningful and emotional days I can remember. https://t.co/t8pCv0CqTu


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Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Monday May 31 - 8:37am
Today we honor those brave men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country. May we try to prove worthy of that sacrifice by living up to and making real the ideals of this great nation. #MemorialDay

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Sunday May 30 - 12:12pm
Thanks to this approval, New Jersey commuters are closer to getting the relief they have been waiting for. https://t.co/c7Oiu4qRsL

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Friday May 28 - 3:32pm
Silence in the face of injustice is a choice. To ignore hate is to empower it. We must do more to end rising hate crimes, especially anti-Semitic and anti-Asian acts of hate.

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Friday May 28 - 1:18pm
Senate Republicans blocked a bipartisan commission to investigate the insurrection. Continuing to ignore facts and avoid pursuing the truth will do nothing to stop this from happening again. https://t.co/2EhpzrfH2u

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Thursday May 27 - 5:18pm
When faced with unprecedented challenges, America has come together to do extraordinary things. We can all be part of that incredible history. Get vaccinated today.

Cory Booker
4 weeks ago:   Thursday May 27 - 11:21am
Any jobs plan should include support for families and workers. In the wake of a devastating pandemic and economic fallout, now is not the time to short change Americans. https://t.co/NAR9fFPbPl

Cory Booker
4 weeks ago:   Tuesday May 25 - 8:39pm
After hearing what NJ Republicans had to say tonight at their debate, one thing is clear: We need @PhilMurphyNJ—who has worked tirelessly to lead our state through some of its darkest days, and will lead us to a brighter future. Let’s keep moving New Jersey forward.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 25 - 10:48am
George Floyd was a son. He was a father. He was a brother. And we failed him. Not just Derek Chauvin, he was to blame. But we all bear responsibility for a system in America that has allowed this to happen with such frequency. https://t.co/Y8CHxzWfxJ


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 23 - 7:00pm
This is devastating news, we must do more to make sure all our communities are free from gun violence. My heart is with the victims, their families, and the entire community in Fairfield Township. https://t.co/MEv7EfLhKU

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Thursday May 20 - 3:50pm
We may face setbacks while striving for progress, but let our love go undeterred and our grace unblemished.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Thursday May 20 - 10:22am
There is no shortage of information on the COVID-19 vaccine and there is no shortage of vaccines. Please schedule your COVID-19 vaccine if you have not already. https://t.co/nkyk6APbuM

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 19 - 9:00am
Love And Joy For This: https://t.co/FsY1zHZMD6

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 18 - 12:17pm
Too often we see low turnout in our local and state elections. Today is the deadline to register to vote in our June primary. New Jersey, we had record turnout in our elections last year— let's keep it up! https://t.co/ZFl5SdbElU

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday May 17 - 1:48pm
My friend and colleague Senator Patty Murray is an incredible champion for families and communities. Let's make sure she wins reelection: https://t.co/vrefLcspH2 https://t.co/JDvwtG1J0P


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday May 17 - 12:24pm
Over 60 years ago, Brown v. Board declared that separate is inherently unequal. I celebrate that decision, and draw inspiration from it as we continue the work of moving this country forward to achieve equality and justice for all Americans. We still have so much more work to do. https://t.co/V7ZhexaOj1


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 16 - 3:13pm
As our country opens up and we gather together again, let’s give more love and kindness to each other, for one another.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Saturday May 15 - 12:51pm
We must remember that the ties that bind us are so much stronger than the lines that divide us. All of us have an obligation to reach out and inform our fellow Americans about the safety of the COVID-19 vaccine. We are all in this together. https://t.co/yoi42oXmwg

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Friday May 14 - 11:18am
Join Rosario and I next week (virtually) for a joint birthday celebration! https://t.co/jAQZ7z1OKs

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 12 - 7:46pm
The deadline to file your taxes is May 17th! Many families now qualify for the expanded Child Tax Credit. File now to help secure your payment. https://t.co/s50Ln3GBKu

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 9 - 11:08am
Picture of my brother Cary and me with my mom, my real life Wonder Woman. https://t.co/N6T4t2gm2m


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 9 - 10:38am
To my mom and ALL moms: here’s to you! https://t.co/ocuU79Q0K6


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Friday May 7 - 7:34pm
Yes! If you can, please support @MelanieforNM https://t.co/ZhKEoP7pty https://t.co/TPEmc9Qisq

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 5 - 12:00pm
We can’t defeat hate with more spite. We can’t defeat dishonesty with more lies. We can’t defeat cruelty with more malevolence. We need love. We need truth. We need decency.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 4 - 4:07pm
America’s greatest natural resource is the genius of our children. Today, and everyday, I celebrate the teachers that nurture and educate them. #TeacherAppreciationDay

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 4 - 11:27am
Grogu and I can feel each other’s thoughts. #MayThe4thBeWithYou 📸: @rosariodawson https://t.co/E2EUXgeymE


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 2 - 4:27pm
For too long, America’s care workers, who are largely women of color, have not received the support they deserve. The American Jobs Plan will create a care infrastructure that will lift us all up. https://t.co/OwEIZraNaE

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 2 - 8:58am
The situation in India is a painful reminder that we have a long way to go before we turn the corner on COVID-19 and need to take a global approach to ending this pandemic. The United States can and should support India during this crisis. https://t.co/c48fXKCcDx

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Saturday May 1 - 12:57pm
This past year, Americans across the country and in all industries have worked through extraordinary circumstances. Today I celebrate them and those in our history who have struggled for workers’ rights including fair pay and better conditions. We still have work to do. #MayDay

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Saturday May 1 - 10:11am
This Asian Pacific American Heritage Month comes as we see mounting hate and violence against the AAPI community. This month I hope to listen to, learn from, and lift up AAPI stories to better combat the bigotry and hate that we too often see.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Friday Apr 30 - 4:22pm
Newark has been my home for over 20 years, and I have loved every minute of it.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Thursday Apr 29 - 1:45pm
Democrats are facing a tough battle to hold the House in 2022 and our incredible NJ reps @andykimnj @malinowski @mikiesherrill are the key to holding the majority. Support NJ's most crucial House members on May 13th to help us keep fighting for you. https://t.co/YWl50vOZqL

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Thursday Apr 29 - 12:35pm
As we mark 100 Days since the inauguration of @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris, I celebrate their leadership during these challenging times. Their dedication to ending the COVID-19 pandemic and rescuing our economy has benefited all of us.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday Apr 28 - 10:27pm
Tonight @JoeBiden provided a roadmap to build an equitable and just future for our nation and the world. I look forward to working with his administration to advance policing reform, expand economic opportunity for all, and support people that have suffered from COVID-19.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday Apr 28 - 4:02pm
New Jerseyans are well aware of the urgent need to update our infrastructure across our state. I applaud the Biden administration’s commitment to making these long overdue investments. https://t.co/5FwqTUkRsy

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday Apr 27 - 8:13pm
Thank you all for the kind words, grateful for your light and love. I’m looking forward to a great year.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday Apr 26 - 9:20am
Millions of Americans are now eligible to receive a COVID vaccine. Get your shot to travel, to hug, to laugh, to love together.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Sunday Apr 25 - 9:46am
There is nothing more powerful than an act of love.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Saturday Apr 24 - 3:03pm
Immigration enforcement is the role of the federal government. The PROTECT Immigration Act will put justice as a top immigration priority. https://t.co/lrLGiNZITa

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Saturday Apr 24 - 10:17am
“There’s a place where this poem dwells— it is here, it is now, in the yellow song of dawn’s bell where we write an American lyric we are just beginning to tell.” - @TheAmandaGorman

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 23 - 1:42pm
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Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 23 - 11:16am
In the richest country in the world, we have a moral responsibility to look after our most vulnerable —yet we have one of the highest rates of child poverty in the developed world.We must make the expansion of the Child Tax Credit permanent and end this moral sin.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Thursday Apr 22 - 10:01pm
We have seen this again, and again, and again. We must commit to making meaningful reforms to end police violence. https://t.co/TZA2nWKk11


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Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Wednesday Apr 21 - 9:40am
Ma’Khia Bryant was only 16 years old—killed by police yesterday. She deserves justice and accountability. We must reform this deeply broken system. My heart is with Ma’Khia’s loved ones. https://t.co/XQDLWzxFNU

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 20 - 5:30pm
This verdict is justice served—but it is not justice for George Floyd. True justice would be a country where George Floyd would still be alive today. True justice demands action—it demands change & that we do everything we can to stop this from happening again & again & again.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 20 - 9:03am
An act of kindness is a sign of strength. An act of kindness is a sign of grace. An act of kindness is a sign of love. An act of kindness is what someone in your community needs today.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 9:58pm
We drink deeply from wells we did not dig. I mourn the passing of VP Walter Mondale, whose lasting legacy includes a law that helped my family move into a home in an all-white neighborhood with good schools that gave me the foundation to serve—just as he did—as a U.S. Senator. https://t.co/eavBvdAHnN

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 12:21pm
If you reply to this thread or tag me on Instagram with your vaccine story, I might share it! The best way to increase trust in these vaccines is for those who have already gotten them to testify to their benefits.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 12:21pm
After you receive the vaccine, I have a final ask: share your experience! People rely the most on family and friends’ experiences when deciding whether to get a vaccine. So post about it on social media, talk to your family and friends about it, and help spread the word.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 12:21pm
You’re helping students get back to full-time in-person school, you’re making it easier for small businesses & local restaurants to conduct business, and you’re protecting the most vulnerable in your family & community.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 12:21pm
I want to personally encourage you to make the first appointment you can to get one of these safe and effective vaccines. Everyone who gets a vaccine is doing their part to get us out of this crisis.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 12:21pm
I am so grateful to the diverse group of scientists, researchers, doctors, and delivery people who have worked tirelessly on developing and distributing these vaccines to ensure that more families will not have to know that loss.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 12:21pm
This time last year in New Jersey, we were experiencing some of the darkest days of this pandemic. As I got my shot, I thought about those we lost, and the family and communities they left behind.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 12:21pm
Scientific study and scrutiny tell us that these vaccines are safe and extremely effective, not only at lowering your risk of getting the virus, but also at preventing severe cases that require hospitalization.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 19 - 12:21pm
For over a year our country and the world have been combatting a global pandemic unprecedented in our lifetimes. We’ve completely changed how we work, play, and celebrate. This week, at long last, every American adult is eligible to receive a vaccine against this deadly virus.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 16 - 4:18pm
As we close out Black Maternal Health Week I am thinking of all the incredible care workers trying to make a difference right now. We need to recruit more to the maternal health workforce, and give them the tools they need to provide more access and better care. #BMHW21

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 16 - 12:02pm
It is an incredible achievement that next week vaccine availability will open to most Americans, but we know that members of vulnerable communities are still trying to get appointments. If you can, please help them get appointments as soon as possible. https://t.co/l0rLYO8aWX

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 16 - 9:43am
It has been 13 years to the day since the then worst-ever mass shooting at Virginia Tech, and the federal government has not done anything to prevent these tragedies. It is far past time for us to act — to do nothing is to be complicit.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 16 - 9:42am
I'm devastated by the overnight news of yet another mass shooting in America. These Americans were working the overnight shift at a delivery facility — one of the hardest jobs in America. My heart breaks for the victims and their families in Indianapolis. https://t.co/1OAmu1sFPg

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Thursday Apr 15 - 7:58pm
Adam Toledo had his hands in the air when an officer shot him point blank in the chest. Adam was just 13 years old—a child. Adam’s family deserves justice. We need to end police violence. https://t.co/YDB0l4rrDo

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Thursday Apr 15 - 1:48pm
Black women are 3-4 times more likely to die from pregnancy-related causes than white women, but they aren’t the only affected community. Hispanic, Indigenous, AAPI, Veterans, rural communities — suffer from a lack of maternal care. The #Momnibus addresses these systemic issues.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Thursday Apr 15 - 11:18am
I love this time of year in DC. The cherry blossoms remind me of Newark — the real cherry blossom capital of the US!

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Wednesday Apr 14 - 7:12pm
This interview got very deep very quick. I appreciated the real talk John. I hope folks listen in. @jheil https://t.co/ZBVcawVUGx

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Wednesday Apr 14 - 7:11pm
RT @jheil: New pod alert! With the Chauvin murder trial and protests over the Daunte Wright shooting ongoing, #HHW drops its first-ever single-topic ep: on criminal justice reform, police accountability, and racial equity with an emotional @CoryBooker. Get it here: https://t.co/egnpg0KF9y https://t.co/rhjXBGoBvK


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Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Wednesday Apr 14 - 3:01pm
RT @RTA_ARTS: Hear who uplifts @CoryBooker at Uplift, a virtual concert on 4/14 @ 6 pm featuring music by @RTA_ARTS alumni, messages from inside & #UpliftVideo clips from supporters. Experience the power of arts & community inside & outside prison. Register: https://t.co/bC3z9ZSKjP https://t.co/pYs3WnHQgU


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Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Wednesday Apr 14 - 2:50pm
RT @MichaelBennet: I've been fighting to expand the Child Tax Credit since 2015. It will help cut child poverty in HALF in the next year. Now the work begins to make it permanent. Know this: I will not stop fighting until that happens. We're out with a new video today about it. Watch and share! https://t.co/a8ENBUrf4e


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Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Wednesday Apr 14 - 9:04am
Not only do we lead the world in maternal mortality rates, but we have the only rate that is RISING. This crisis is getting worse — not better. We must act now. #BMHW21

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 13 - 8:32pm
We know that Black people are more than 3 times as likely to die from pregnancy-related causes. We need to make critical investments for and by these communities to end this crisis. #BMHW21

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 13 - 6:37pm
The Congressional Black Caucus Fam’s first visit to the White House in four long years. https://t.co/gXcKnX8tXU


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Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 13 - 3:24pm
Ramadan is a season of piety and purification through fasting, service to others, and prayer. Wishing all those who observe, Ramadan Mubarak.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 12 - 9:28pm
America has the highest maternal mortality rate compared to our peer countries. To bring that down we must address the Black Maternal Health Crisis. I am proud to work with @LaurenUnderwood and @AlmaforCongress on the #Momnibus to do just that. #BMHW21

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 12 - 8:37pm
Daunte Wright should still be alive. This epidemic of injustice that Black Americans face daily must end. His life mattered. #BlackLivesMatter

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Friday Apr 9 - 9:24am
In the flush of love’s light we dare be brave And suddenly we see that love costs all we are and will ever be. Yet it is only love which sets us free. - Maya Angelou

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Thursday Apr 8 - 2:10pm
I applaud @JoeBiden for taking this important first step to end the gun violence epidemic in this country. Congress must act to protect Americans. https://t.co/z5eqd8NBAG

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Thursday Apr 8 - 9:25am
As more vaccines continue to become available across our country, please regularly check to see what is available in your community. If you already have a vaccine, reach out to friends and neighbors to see if they need help finding an appointment.

Cory Booker
2 months ago:   Monday Apr 5 - 11:51am
Voting rights are under continued attack in states across our country — we must fight back and push for reforms that would increase participation in our democracy. I’m proud to see New Jersey expand access to the ballot box. https://t.co/wvDOezGbSj