Cory Booker poses for a portrait at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C. Underlying many of Booker’s points is a belief that it’s possible to create bipartisan consensus, even while the partisan divide in America seems to grow ever wider.

Cory Booker poses for a portrait at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C. Underlying many of Booker’s points is a belief that it’s possible to create bipartisan consensus, even while the partisan divide in America seems to grow ever wider.