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She previously was romantically linked to comedian Eric Andre, ending their relationship in 2017. Meanwhile, Booker has never been married, but he has been linked to Chanda Gibson, executive director of the Council of Urban Professionals, TV personality Gayle King and Instagram poet Cleo Wade, Page Six reported. Phillips said Booker has strong appeal to his fellow African-Americans, a major voting bloc in Democratic primaries.
Asked about Booker’s future, David Axelrod, the veteran Democratic strategist and former top adviser to President Obama, sees Booker as an “exceptional political talent” who is a real potential 2020 contender.“I think he is a brilliant guy; big-time personality, interesting thinker, and an at times spellbinding presenter and … He recently hosted Booker there, and the strategist left with the impression that Booker’s flair for the dramatic can sometimes go “a bit too far” and reach a place where the senator “sacrifices a sense of authenticity” for “performance.” Axelrod offered up a classic piece of baseball lore from the early days of Dodgers pitching great Sandy Koufax as advice for Booker.“Some catcher … and you throw the ball 100 miles an hour, but if you threw it at 97 and got it over the plate you’d be untouchable,’” recounted Axelrod.“I think that Booker is a great, great talent. I think that he’s in public service for the right reasons, but he probably could take three miles off his fastball, and get the ball over the plate, and be even better,” added Axelrod.He walked through the neighborhood with Yahoo News late last month to show off the streets that birthed his political philosophy and the “proud things” he did here as mayor. Frank Lautenberg, and then again in 2014 — ends in 2020.One of them was right across the street.“I love our park,” Stephanie said.“Yes. In the meantime, he’s become an in-demand campaign surrogate for other Democrats.It’s a city with about 280,000 largely African-American and Latino residents — and a tough reputation.“You know, I still live right off Martin Luther King [Boulevard],” Booker told Stephanie. She had heard Booker was her neighbor in Newark’s Central Ward, but hadn’t believed it.“Somebody told me that and I said, ‘He don’t live down here,’” Stephanie said. Booker got a similar greeting when he walked into a bodega around the corner from his house.“Yo! ”When pressed about a presidential campaign by Yahoo News, Booker admits he’s going to mull the possibility.“Look, my focus right now is two things; my own reelection and making sure we’re in a strong position for that and the 2018 elections,” Booker said.Booker explained that he travels to Washington on Mondays and is usually back in New Jersey three days later. “I think, that passes, I’ll sit down and give a hard consideration about a lot of folks that are talking to me about doing something else.”Booker’s term — he was elected in 2013, in a special election after the death of Sen.