Booker, Graham Come To Menendez’s Defense
Booker, Graham come to Menendez’s defense
The senators will vouch for their colleague’s character
Booker came to support Menendez during opening statements as well
Taking a deep breath, Booker said that Menendez is trustworthy and honest, speaking directly to the jury about his fellow New Jersey Democrat.
“I’m the only US senator in our country that when I come home, I come home here to Newark — I live a couple miles from here,” Booker said, captivating the jury for roughly 10 minutes on the witness stand.
“I don’t care who you are in America — Italian, Irish, Korean, Black or Latina — you are …