During CNN and the New York Times’ Democrat Debate on Tuesday night, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) vowed to end the “scourge of mass violence,” though he previously oversaw a rise in crime as mayor of Newark, New Jersey.
“There are millions of Americans where this is a daily nightmare,” Booker said. “If I’m president of the United States, I will bring an urgency to this issue and make sure we end the scourge of mass violence in our country.”
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Despite his promise, Booker oversaw a rise in crime while he was mayor of...