Sen. Cory Booker (D-New Jersey) biography

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Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ)

2nd term Democrat from New Jersey.


Residence: Newark

Marital Status: Single

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: Newark Municipal Council, 1998-2002; Mayor of Newark, 2006-13; US Senate, 2013-present

Education: BA Stanford University, 1991; MA Stanford University, 1992; BA Oxford University, 1994; JD Yale University, 1997

Birthdate: 04/27/1969

Birthplace: Washington, DC

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 56%

Major Opponent: Jeff Bell (R)


Current Elected Office Contact Information

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Washington, D.C. Office:

717 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-3224
Fax: (202) 224-8378

Newark Office: (more district offices)

1 Gateway Ctr., 23rd Fl.
Newark, New Jersey 07102
Phone: (973) 639-8700
Fax: (973) 639-8723



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Tricia Russell
  • Scheduler: Jane Wiesenberg
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Kimberly Miller-Tolbert
  • Government Affairs LA: Sophia Lalani
  • Legis. Dir.: Veronica Duron
  • Comm. Dir.: Kristin Lynch
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Melissa Sanchez
  • Education LA: Melissa Sanchez
  • Trade LA: Melissa Sanchez
  • Commerce LA: Melissa Sanchez
  • Budget LA: Melissa Sanchez
  • Education LA: Nia Lesesne
  • Telecomm LA: Bakari Middleton
  • Transportation LA: Matt Thomson
  • Labor LA: Juan Gomez
  • Space - NASA LA: Bakari Middleton
  • Animal Welfare LA: Adam Zipkin


Current Elected Office Bills:

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S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Cory Booker
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Cory Booker


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