Cory Booker, Lindsey Graham Testify At Menendez Bribery Trial
Cory Booker, Lindsey Graham testify at Menendez bribery trial
NEWARK, New Jersey (CNN) – A courtroom in New Jersey briefly turned into a rare scene of bipartisan unity Thursday as Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham and Democratic Sen. Cory Booker came to the defense of Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez, both taking the witness stand to defend their colleague facing federal bribery charges.
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 …