Cory Anthony Booker (born April 27, 1969) is the Mayor of Newark, New Jersey. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Booker is a former Newark City Councilman. Booker was elected Mayor in 2006, becoming the 36th mayor of Newark and the third African-American mayor of that city.
Two things that will powerfully determine what kind of day you have today are your attitude and your state of expectation.
— Cory Booker (@CoryBooker) February 9, 2012