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Stories with person: Cory Booker
  • Ex-Clinton speechwriter seeks New Jersey congressional seat 
    Updated: Feb-08-16 3:57 pm

    NORTHVALE, New Jersey - A former speechwriter for President Bill Clinton and Microsoft executive said Monday he is running for Congress as a Democrat to oust Republican incumbent Rep. Scott Garrett in northern New Jersey.

  • In King's name, group helps ex-inmates re-enter society 
    Updated: Jan-17-16 10:56 am

    HACKENSACK, New Jersey - It was from inside a jail cell in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1963 that the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., under arrest for leading a civil-rights march, wrote that "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."