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Cory Booker sworn in as newest US Senator

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Cory Booker is the newest member of the U.S. Senate. Vice President Joe Biden swore in Booker in the Old Senate Chamber Thursday afternoon. The former mayor of Newark, New Jersey, becomes the second African American in the Senate. The other is Republican Tim Scott of South Carolina. Booker took the oath on his own Bible. The Democrat was surrounded by family, including his mother and...