In a relatively historic move, New Jersey’s Sen. Cory Booker is planning to testify against Sen. Jeff Sessions during his Attorney General nomination hearings.
Booker- who is black – will face off against Sessions, who has been accused of being a racist.
During an interview on MSNBC, Booker said that he chose to testify against Sessions because the Alabama senator has voted or spoken out against “key ideals around the Voting Rights Act” and taken steps “to block criminal justice reform.”
“He has a posture and a positioning that I think represent a real danger to our country,” Booker said.
Yet, in his own words, here’s Booker praising the Alabama Senator at a Congressional ceremony: