Newark, N.J. Mayor Cory Booker Stumps for Barack Obama

Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, New Jersey made a reading day stop at The New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College Friday, December 9 on behalf of the reelection campaign of President Obama. During his speech, recorded by C-SPAN for broadcast hours later, Booker discussed his support for the President, focusing on education, among other topics.

Anselmian Keith Charles, a member of the Saint Anselm Student Democrats provided the student introduction for Mayor Booker. He spoke to The Union Leader, at the conclusion of the event:

“Mayor Booker is very inspiring,” Charles said. “I asked him what drives him every day, and he said, ‘If you can make a difference, then that's what matters.