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US special primary election now getting under -- in New Jersey Newark mayor Cory Booker a Democrat.
Goes into the day with a huge lead in the primary polls to feel the State's empty senate seat.
But -- -- friendship with another state politician that has come under fire from his opponent's -- -- online in our New York City newsroom with more on that.
-- John -- polls today do show that north mayor Cory Booker considered one of the rising stars of the Democratic Party.
Over -- well likely win the primary for US senate in New Jersey today.
But that one campaign issue is opponents have tried to use against him is his unexpected friendship what -- Republican.
The State's popular governor Chris Christie.
But are known for is tweeting and this charismatic personality.
Not to mention during action such as saving a woman from a burning house.
Has been criticized for his warm relationship with the GOP governor who himself was touted as a possible Republican presidential candidate.
The -- -- made a tongue in cheek YouTube video poking fun at their friendship.
At golf golf -- -- I got.
I got if I got this.
Soccer world center.
But brokers opponents charge their bond is self serving and they say not in keeping with their respective political basis.
There's no question that I can -- long.
Party across party lines even with the governor.
But this big criticism that I have is that I don't see that.
Then mayor Booker is relationship -- -- it with the governor has accomplished.
But Booker says his closeness with Chris -- Does help constituents.
What they need to understand the job of United States senator it's not -- Yell and scream and disagree with people that -- -- It's actually to reach out -- common ground and get things done real investment we don't -- the work that's what it was.
Christie has dredged up her but despite being -- though not extend the voting Booth.
The governor says he will support -- Republican opponent.
In the general election.
Come back to you politics always makes strange bedfellows doesn't matter.
-- John thank you.
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