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Cory Booker To Run For Senate

By Zack Beauchamp

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Newark Mayor Cory Booker (D) will run for the U.S. Senate in 2014, NBC reports. Booker, who has an outsized public profile for a mayor, had been weighing a challenge to sitting New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) in 2013. The Senate seat in question is currently occupied by Frank Lautenberg (D).

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