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Cory Booker
22 hours ago:   Thursday Jun 30 - 5:00pm
James Baldwin wrote: “I love America more than any other country in the world and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.” To Angela Davis he offers a critique of our country & also demands that we act. To not do so he says is suicidal. https://t.co/hLbe8lghHz


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Cory Booker
1 day ago:   Thursday Jun 30 - 12:21pm
Joy https://t.co/BYbeS5nCi9


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Cory Booker
2 days ago:   Wednesday Jun 29 - 11:17am
Proud to support my friend @BrownforMD!! https://t.co/6vHfd6wyVo

Cory Booker
2 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 5:55pm
Action - Now is the time to take action in the wake of the overturning of Roe v. Wade. Here are some things I am doing and things you can do. https://t.co/HGqXEtW7Qb


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Cory Booker
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 1:21pm
Early in my career as a city councilman, I was frustrated with the challenges my community and I were facing. My mentor Virginia Jones gave me some tough love and deeply affecting wisdom. We always have the power to do something; to help, to heal and to make a difference. https://t.co/z6OXMUSqeo


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Cory Booker
3 days ago:   Tuesday Jun 28 - 11:51am
No matter what, we always have the power to choose hope over despair, engagement over apathy, kindness over indifference, love over hate.

Cory Booker
3 days ago:   Monday Jun 27 - 5:40pm
Women should not be alone in the struggle to ensure abortion rights and access. It is on all of us. Not because they are our parents, spouses, children. Because they are people. And all people deserve to control their own bodies.

Cory Booker
6 days ago:   Saturday Jun 25 - 11:45am
The Fierce Urgency of Now - When injustice becomes law, non-violent resistance becomes duty. The urgent question is: If you believe this decision is wrong what will you do to make things right? We must now have a movement of committed individuals for change. https://t.co/FsBpvrJsyq


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Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 2:55pm
Abortion will be illegal in some states by the end of the day, these organizations have been ensuring access for decades, we must help those most in need. https://t.co/QbzTgWEI1m

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 1:38pm
RT @Maggie_Hassan: Roe is no longer the law of the land. Mitch McConnell will do everything he can to enact a nationwide abortion ban, and my opponents support his radical agenda. To protect women, we need to hold our Senate majority. https://t.co/yJ0Ch3DYu9

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 1:26pm
This is a heartbreaking day but we will not give up. This is painful and wrongly decided but we are not defeated. We must fight to regain our freedoms. Women must be able to control their own bodies. It will take work & organizing & sacrifice but we shall overcome this decision. https://t.co/6OXcpVN9P0


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Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 11:15am
This ruling is outrageous, heartbreaking, and puts Americans' lives in danger right now. They overturned Roe, but we will never give up. We will overcome Dobbs.

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 24 - 8:46am
1 Key Question - I have found that the most important conversations we have are the ones we have with ourselves. And if we ask better questions we get better results. Here is one of my favorite questions to ask myself. #CoryStories https://t.co/3s0zSTPN98


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Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 10:48pm
You all made this possible! https://t.co/8EAx657AYB

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 10:43pm
Thank YOU @MomsDemand. https://t.co/QFPlijs472

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 11:45am
RT @PatRyanUC: My name is Pat Ryan. I’m the Democratic nominee for Congress in the special election for NY-19. This is the *LAST* competitive special election before the November midterms. All eyes are on this race. We have a lot to prove. Please RT/like/follow to help spread the word.

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 23 - 11:28am
Most Americans (75% in a Harris Poll) disapproved of Martin Luther King in the final stretch of his life. He challenged us then and today to choose moral purpose over more popularity; to choose our conscience over convenience. This is difficult but may we rise to this challenge. https://t.co/i3SO0GCOL0


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Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 4:26pm
Hate waged on our Capitol on January 6. As the hearings continue, now is the time we must choose: Will we go deeper into misinformation and mistruth or reclaim the high ground of honesty and integrity that will be the salvation of this country? https://t.co/e7DtyP4qQX

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 4:26pm
We are closer than where we have ever been in passing gun safety legislation in the last 30 years, and I am proud to work on this bipartisan effort to create common sense gun laws including closing the “Boyfriend Loophole” and crisis intervention laws. https://t.co/Vdpxgu2S02

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 4:26pm
Juneteenth is a celebration of the progress we have made towards freedom and liberty, but it is also a reminder that we must continue to strive towards our nation's highest ideals. https://t.co/nUr1TvKtWW

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 4:26pm
So good to be a guest on the @colbertlateshow with my friend @StephenAtHome last night. Here are some moments I enjoyed most from our conversation.

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 21 - 11:43am
Together, we can rise above and lead with truth, love, and hope.

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 20 - 6:28pm
RT @colbertlateshow: TONIGHT: Senator @CoryBooker sits down for a chat with Stephen and @thelumineers hit the stage for a performance. #LSSC https://t.co/nbvXKW2330


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Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 19 - 11:59am
On this Juneteenth, may we all celebrate the work and the struggle of our ancestors that made today possible, and commit to carrying the mantle in the fight for justice and equality.

Cory Booker
1 week ago:   Saturday Jun 18 - 2:19pm
Visiting Mother Emmanuel AME in Charleston was a profound experience for me. This weekend I’m remembering the souls murdered in a violent act of hate there and staying committed to rooting out white supremacy and gun violence. https://t.co/UAOOJcVfqL


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 16 - 1:32pm
RT @SenToddYoung: NEW: The bipartisan #EmergencySavingsAct I introduced with @CoryBooker passed the Senate HELP Committee yesterday. Our bill will help Americans better save for emergencies and preserve retirement savings. https://t.co/tmiIVog8aa

Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 16 - 1:32pm
RT @rweingarten: .@CoryBooker is right. Facts matter. Data matters. The bipartisan agreement takes steps in the right direction. Ensuring there are checks in place around purchases for those under 21 matters. Extreme risk protection orders matter.  https://t.co/vE3WIb7XIl

Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 16 - 8:44am
Red Shirt! - Courage isn't the absence of fear; it is fighting on regardless of fear. Moreover, I find when I fight through fear, self doubt, or worry, on the other side is growth, wisdom and so often incredible opportunity. Never give up! Fight on. https://t.co/GWiCfSNANn


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 15 - 5:17pm
For over 10 years DACA recipients have made immeasurable contributions to our nation. We must recommit ourselves to granting these incredible young people a path to citizenship.

Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 15 - 8:58am
This story may be apocryphal but I've always enjoyed it. May we be kind to one another even and especially amidst the awful, stress and hassle of air travel (or life in general). #CoryStories https://t.co/QPgOa4pQAL


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 15 - 8:31am
RT @claynmiddleton: Today, I humbly announce my candidacy to be the next Mayor of Charleston. I’m Clay Middleton, and together, we can make Charleston a city that works for everyone. Join me in being a new brick in an old foundation. https://t.co/wONxQXHNBV https://t.co/lYrglwbOFX


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 14 - 8:55am
A Standard - No matter who we are; no matter how cool, successful, rich, special or important we think we are, how we treat others as we go about in the world is, what I believe, the best measure for our ultimate truth. #CoryStories https://t.co/aaeF75atDX


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Monday Jun 13 - 2:26pm
These proposals are the first step toward long overdue change. There is more progress to be made, and the efforts of activists, advocates, and everyday Americans is making an important difference. https://t.co/QZMVZLEpMQ

Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Monday Jun 13 - 9:36am
Some learnings or "reaffirmings" from over 6 months of running everyday. #CoryStories https://t.co/UyPoCmvTK2


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Jun 12 - 11:26am
It is such a powerful thing to show up for another; to believe in them. What a gift of faith and how it can elevate someone to have that kind of support. #CoryStories https://t.co/pDiEgokpYG


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Cory Booker
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Jun 11 - 11:13am
A modern take on Booker T. Washington's 1895 Story on Self-Reliance. #CoryStories https://t.co/lz9sXUDwtP


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Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 10 - 11:31am
I’m sure your emotions are as raw as mine are from the past few weeks’ events. With every challenge and struggle our country has faced lately, we need to keep working together to address them — and resist efforts from those acting in bad faith to drive us further apart.

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Friday Jun 10 - 9:21am
Attending a funeral yesterday, I witnessed what was to me a profound moment in the smallest act of kindness amidst grief. https://t.co/2fj9c9BGzb


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Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 9 - 4:04pm
Thank you for the love and support. https://t.co/adeQLr7eww

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 9 - 4:04pm
RT @richroll: Gun Violence In America: thoughts on liberty, responsibility & why this problem is so intractable—with special guest @CoryBooker. #RollOn 685 UP Web: https://t.co/NJiSshGX6K YT: https://t.co/AqmHz2pi6u https://t.co/6AXSbLhznu


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Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 9 - 11:43am
Three concrete steps the Senate should take to curb gun violence: ✅Gun licensing ✅Universal background checks ✅An assault weapons ban Listen to my interview with @1a on how we can make this happen. https://t.co/zb0x1Eh9z8

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 9 - 10:14am
We must never stop our efforts to achieve a future without gun violence. We are the hope we are looking for. https://t.co/gqzdZuOQel


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Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 8 - 8:26am
RT @michaelpollan: Join Senator Booker and me tomorrow evening for his book club. We'll be discussing The Omnivore's Dilemma https://t.co/kYkg0nuPpT

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 7 - 1:18pm
The Booker Book Club is reading The Omnivore's Dilemma and we are having our first ever meeting with author @MichaelPollan tomorrow night. Please join us. https://t.co/Kmkx8Si6mS

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 7 - 8:43am
New Jersey! Polls are open, vote in person until 8 p.m. or drop off your ballot at a secure drop box today! https://t.co/Gaqh9L0dvF

Cory Booker
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Jun 4 - 3:38pm
RT @votolatino: “Our elected officials need to protect [our children’s] potential. Our voto, our vote, must protect our children’s potential.” First Lady of San Antonio @ErikaProsper #standwithuvalde https://t.co/DBcaYmn65d


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Cory Booker
4 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 1 - 10:09pm
Another week, another horrific mass shooting. We must use the power of the people to end the gun violence epidemic. https://t.co/pPutzIy2xT

Cory Booker
4 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 1 - 4:59pm
If you are open to your soul’s purpose of making a difference in the lives of others, you can never lose your way. Excited to join #TableForAll with @TheBukiShow tonight at 8pm on @MyNJPBS! https://t.co/AWoBG83UZY


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 31 - 2:43pm
RT @ChrisMurphyCT: This time, doing nothing is not an option. Please watch this video and share it. You have the power to force the Senate to act. Use it. https://t.co/oCz5ZkJ0KY


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday May 30 - 8:07am
We drink from wells of freedom and liberty that we did not dig. Memorial Day is a reminder to recommit ourselves to the ideals that Americans have served, bled, and died for.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 29 - 1:17pm
I had the chance to ask Elie Wiesel about this story. He was powerful in how he laid it plain to me. No matter what; even in the face of horrific, spirit shattering circumstances; don't give up, keep working; keep trying, stay defiant in your determination and continue. https://t.co/f74ME0QcKO


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 29 - 10:40am
The redemptive power of the love of our children must be greater than the destructive power of the love our guns. https://t.co/6SvCRnSoJD


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 29 - 7:41am
Joining @MeetThePress this morning. https://t.co/alDNJgKgmJ

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Saturday May 28 - 4:21pm
I believe in the redemptive power of radical love. I do not think we can end this nightmare of gun violence unless our radical love of children becomes more powerful than our radical love of guns. https://t.co/AQIC6V5c44


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Friday May 27 - 12:50pm
If you need a license to drive a car, you should need a license to buy a weapon of war. Sign here if you agree → https://t.co/3kyZT7iuek

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Thursday May 26 - 9:53am
RT @RabbiMarkAsherG: In Judaism, if you say a prayer over something, then fail to do the requisite action that follows, like blessing bread and not eating it, it’s a bracha levatla - which is a sinful act. If you pray for victims of gun violence but do nothing, it is a sinful act.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 25 - 2:51pm
We do not need to arm teachers, we need to make laws that make it harder for would-be killers to commit mass murders with military grade weapons. It is time to act.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 25 - 2:51pm
We must hold politicians accountable who refuse to do their jobs and save lives and protect our children. Over 80% of Americans support universal background checks for firearm sales, and over 70% of Americans support gun licensing laws.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 25 - 2:51pm
And at Robb Elementary in Uvalde, Texas, police opened fire at the shooter before he entered the school and killed 19 children and 2 teachers.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 25 - 2:51pm
Aaron Salter, the retired police officer who gave his life defending grocery store patrons during the Buffalo shooting, was unable to stop the assailant with his gun because the shooter was wearing impenetrable armor.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 25 - 2:51pm
Those calling for more shelter in place training or armed teachers or more guns are part of the problem, not the solution. At the Parkland shooting, a school resource officer arrived within 99 seconds of the first shot fired, but 21 people had already been shot by then.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 25 - 2:51pm
The real solution is to do something about the easy access to guns for those intent to kill. How many more children must be sacrificed on the altar of our inaction until we actually do something?

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 25 - 2:51pm
The idea that the solution to this crisis is to "harden our schools" is nothing more than shameful surrender to impotency. Their “solution” is to turn our schools into military bunkers.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 24 - 9:49pm
Enough! This kind of carnage in our nation is not inevitable. We have the power to change this. We can not normalize, tolerate, accept this. We must hold those accountable who have the power but are refusing to support real substantive gun reform that Americans want. https://t.co/g6207XjbSt


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 24 - 7:42pm
RT @shannonrwatts: School shootings are not fucking acts of nature, like hurricanes and tornadoes. They're man-made acts of inaction, of cowardice, of corruption by all lawmakers who refuse to pass laws PROVEN BY DATA to stop preventable, senseless shootings like in Uvalde.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 24 - 7:36pm
RT @TheAmandaGorman: It takes a monster to kill children. But to watch monsters kill children again and again and do nothing isn’t just insanity—it’s inhumanity.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 24 - 6:08pm
Children went to school today and were killed in a mass shooting. Another American community shattered by gun violence. Another round of thoughts and prayers. They’re hollow words if we continue to do nothing to end the violent, unrelenting, preventable shootings in our county.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 24 - 3:17pm
Glad to have made your day 😁 https://t.co/NSMBzNAdxd

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday May 23 - 12:04pm
RT @TIME: .@CoryBooker on Ketanji Brown Jackson: "Her confirmation is the embodiment of our ancestors' wildest dreams" #TIME100 https://t.co/lW8sl7t6DT https://t.co/th6djs4TRl


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday May 23 - 11:05am
Leadership is not position or title it is action and example. The most powerful leadership tool we all have is what we do everyday. I'm a work in progress but I'm grateful for the inspiring leaders who challenge us to live with this integrity. #CoryStories https://t.co/rbtoo2J9rP


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 22 - 10:58am
Even one small act of kindness towards another person will not only uplift them, but yourself and others around you. No act of kindness, however small, can be contained. #CoryStories https://t.co/ok5KWQTDPz


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Saturday May 21 - 7:09pm
A valuable lesson given to me from my high school football coach that I still carry with me today. #CoryStories https://t.co/pG87fZPp89


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Friday May 20 - 12:29pm
Our true well being, our liberation and our success is interwoven with each other. We are profoundly interdependent. #CoryStories https://t.co/eunQvGBdYa


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Thursday May 19 - 3:21pm
Kindness begets kindness. You never know where a simple kind act can lead. #CoryStories https://t.co/FXIlpllo2Z


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 18 - 8:40pm
I love walking and running around my neighborhood, I get to connect with folks who inform, lift, and even challenge me. These women were just awesome! https://t.co/TH54lsFzZf


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 18 - 1:39pm
My Dad loved this story and believed that one's past doesn't determine one's future; we do. #CoryStories https://t.co/CITBBoXgET


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Wednesday May 18 - 8:07am
I am so excited to listen to my dear friend's podcast. She is always a great for conversation that is often a combination of wisdom, fun and compelling information. https://t.co/ruuWoTHDj6

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 17 - 9:04pm
Lieutenant Governor Fetterman's commitment to progress and public service is what we need more of in the Senate. Pennsylvania is one of our best chances to flip a Senate seat from red to blue. I know that with our help @JohnFetterman will make it happen. https://t.co/MAwg6vpLAc

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 17 - 9:02pm
RT @CheriBeasleyNC: Thank you, North Carolina. I'm honored to earn your support, and I am more committed than ever to fighting for all North Carolinians in the U.S. Senate. Now, let's make history and win in November. https://t.co/5aQqbnBgwi


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 17 - 7:53pm
North Carolina has nominated an incredible candidate in Cheri Beasley and I hope she will join me as a colleague in the Senate. Join me in supporting @CheriBeasleyNC’s campaign to turn North Carolina blue. https://t.co/xD9Q3pZqzF

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 17 - 7:29pm
Congratulations to my friend Charles Booker. He is the right person to represent Kentucky in the Senate, but it's a long way to November and he needs our help. Join me in supporting @Booker4KY. https://t.co/d8JWC0xqX3

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Tuesday May 17 - 3:10pm
I think it was Socrates who said: "Let him who would move the world first move himself.” #CoryStories https://t.co/YsKrnGeI2k


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday May 16 - 4:34pm
RT @DavidPepper: 🚨 🚨 NEW WHITEBOARD The racist terrorism in Buffalo is a direct extension of the long history of violence & propaganda used to advance white supremacy. And…that’s exactly what those censoring history and banning books don’t want people to know. It all ties together. WATCH: https://t.co/uwiTjKS88K


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday May 16 - 12:44pm
Alice Paul is an American hero who we don't recognize or celebrate enough. (Also, since filming this, I now know that the term is Suffragist not suffragette, the latter being a term used by those who sought to belittle and demean the movement back then). #CoryStories https://t.co/WtKMmsJ3oN


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Monday May 16 - 8:54am
RT @shannonrwatts: “Every peer nation is home to extremists, misogynists and white-supremacists, but only America allows them to have easy access to arsenals of weapons.” https://t.co/efe7XExx8e

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 7:40pm
RT @brianschatz: @JeanneShaheen @Maggie_Hassan We are at 26k now with 726 individual contributions!!! @ChrisMurphyCT @CoryBooker @jonfavs @JasonKander @TeamHeinrich @TinaSmithMN

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 7:04pm
We are not powerless to help end this reoccurring violence unique to our nation. Reach out to organizations organizing to stop it; help bring about change. @Everytown @sandyhook @GiffordsCourage @bradybuzz @MomsDemand https://t.co/9no20heQmM


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Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 5:01pm
RT @JasonKander: 517 donors $19,631.22 Let’s keep going for @Maggie_Hassan! https://t.co/Ekw4eLABhV https://t.co/kyO20XvDZh

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:09pm
@Bidenwonthnkgod @brianschatz @ChrisMurphyCT @jonfavs @JasonKander @TinaSmithMN Thank you!

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:09pm
@Sellarella @brianschatz @ChrisMurphyCT @jonfavs @JasonKander @TinaSmithMN Thank you so so much!

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:08pm
@1liners @brianschatz If we loose her, Biden's legislative agenda is doomed.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:06pm
@DianeFeeney330 @brianschatz Thank you Diane! You are awesome.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:06pm
@bethpenland @brianschatz Thanks Beth!

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:05pm
@LaurieMaravetz @brianschatz Gratitude!

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:05pm
@erickissack @brianschatz You are awesome Eric. Thanks.

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:05pm
@jmans89 @brianschatz Thank you Jordan!

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:05pm
@TropicaliJaye @brianschatz Thank you Courtney!

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 3:04pm
@lelaalb2001 @brianschatz @TimRyan Huge gratitude!

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 2:51pm
@mbknyy @brianschatz @ChrisMurphyCT @jonfavs @JasonKander @TinaSmithMN Thank you Mary. You rock!

Cory Booker
1 month ago:   Sunday May 15 - 2:51pm
@rachel__harrill @brianschatz @ChrisMurphyCT @jonfavs @JasonKander @TinaSmithMN Thank you Rachel!