BET Wire: A Weekly Political Roundup

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  • Parting Shot
  • 12 Days of Nutter
  • Intervention
  • TIME Out
  • There They Go Again
  • Brown v. Patrick
  • News You Can Use
  • Rice Out; Kerry In
  • Black American Express Card
  • Case Closed

Intervention

Rumor has it that the White House played a role in Newark Mayor Cory Booker's decision to "explore" a Senate bid instead of a challenge to Gov. Chris Christie. Two sources have told BuzzFeed that the White House and others convinced Booker that that he would lose a race with Christie and "they wanted him in the Senate."

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