Cory Booker Is a Dead Man?
Newark Mayor Cory Booker torpedoed his hopes for a Cabinet post by publicly
assailing President Obama's attacks against Mitt Romney's former private equity
firm Bain Capital.
"He's dead to us," an administration officials said of the prevailing
feelings at the White House, the New York Post reported.
Booker was reportedly under consideration for "the housing secretary gig" in
a second Obama administration, according to the Post.
Then came his May 20 appearance on "Meet the Press," when he complained that
Obama's attacks on Romney's record at Bain were "nauseating" and made him "very
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