Not going after Gov Christie. He's skipping over the a Senate run. That would've been a pretty big political battle had he gone for governor. Both are hugely popular there.
Cory Booker: U.S. Senate "Would Be a Privilege"
Newark Mayor Cory Booker says he will not challenge New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in next year's gubernatorial race and will instead explore a run for U.S. Senate in 2014. Booker, in a video posted to his YouTube page Thursday, said he would finish his term as mayor and "explore the possibility of running for the United States Senate in 2014.