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Cory Booker Promises To Bring America Together. But How?

In a wide-ranging interview with NPR, the Democratic presidential candidate explains why he thinks consensus around generally progressive ideas and "courageous empathy" are viable goals in 2020.

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This Train [Instrumental] Wax Tailor
Dragon Chasers [Instrumental] Wax Tailor & Charlotte Savary
Voodoo People 6ix Toys
Giggle 6ix Toys
Everyone's Problem Drop Electric
A Nosaj Thing
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Jeopardy Theme Various Artists
Glass Sea Poppy Ackroyd
Time Poppy Ackroyd
Radio Ga Ga Paul Rodgers & Queen

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Sen. Cory Booker Promises To Bring America Together. But How?

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7-T's [feat. Trombone Shorty] Marcus Miller
No Limit Marcus Miller
50's Japan Jesse James
Sides Perfume Genius

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