Newark gran Cory Booker is actually managing inside particular U.S. Senate selection in nj-new jersey. (Photo: Mel Evans, AP)
- Specialized selection is Oct. 16 to pack Senate seat of Frank Lautenberg, who expired in company
- Booker has a double-digit lead-in surveys of probably voters
- Gov. Chris Christie have backed his GOP competition, Steve Lonegan
TRENTON, N.J. � Cory Booker says he is straight but shouldn't mind concerns his or her sexuality since it challenges some people's prejudices about homosexual people � a posture the scotch-drinking, cigar-smoking Steve Lonegan deems "kind of weird."