Statement of 270 Strategies Partner Jeremy Bird
CHICAGO - 270 Strategies founding partner Jeremy Bird issued the following statement tonight regarding Senator-Elect Cory Booker's victory in the race to represent New Jersey in the U.S. Senate:
"Cory Booker's decisive victory this evening sends a strong signal that New Jersey residents recognize the need for innovative and forward-thinking leadership in the U.S. Senate.
"In particular, Booker's win on an unusual Wednesday election in October is a testament to how deeply his vision for standing up to the big challenges facing New Jersey and the nation resonated with voters across the state -- and how critical his voice will be in shaping the solutions our communities need.
"Tonight, the 270 Strategies team congratulates Senator-Elect Booker on a well-fought race -- and we look forward to seeing his good ideas put into action in the halls of Congress."