The Newark mayor is the front-runner to be New Jersey’s next senator. Here are some things you may not have known about him.
Cory Booker, who became mayor of Newark in 2006, reported in 2012 that he has taken in more than $1.3 million in speaking fees since 2008. After paying $476,000 in taxes on the money and donating $619,000 to charity, he apparently pocketed about $232,000. Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post Buy Photo