Newark Mayor Cory Booker speaks during a news conference in Newark, N.J. on Saturday, June 8, 2013 to announce his plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat that opened with the death of Fr

 

              Newark Mayor Cory Booker speaks during a news conference in Newark, N.J. on Saturday, June 8, 2013 to announce his plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat that opened with the death of Fr
Newark Mayor Cory Booker speaks during a news conference in Newark, N.J. on Saturday, June 8, 2013 to announce his plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat that opened with the death of Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.). Booker, 44, is currently serving in his second term as mayor. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)