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Cory Booker
United States Senator
from New Jersey
Incumbent
Assumed office
October 31, 2013
Serving with Bob Menendez
Preceded by Jeffrey Chiesa
Mayor of Newark, New Jersey
In office
July 1, 2006 – October 31, 2013
Preceded by Sharpe James
Succeeded by Luis Quintana
Member of the Newark City Council
from the Central Ward
In office
July 1, 1998 – June 30, 2002
Preceded by George Branch
Succeeded by Charles Bell
Personal details
Born Cory Anthony Booker
April 27, 1969 (1969-04-27) (age 49)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Political party Democratic
Alma mater Stanford University
Queen's College, Oxford
Yale Law School
Religion Baptist
Website Senate website
Campaign website

Cory Anthony Booker (born April 27, 1969) is an American politician. He is the junior United States Senator from New Jersey. He has been in office since 2013. Before being senator, he served as mayor of Newark from 2006 to 2013.

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