Hedge funders couldn't be happier about this politician

Hedge funders for Cory Booker

A new senator is coming to Washington, and hedge fund managers couldn't be more excited.

Cory Booker, Newark Mayor and newly-elected Democratic U.S. Senator, speaks after winning a special election against Republican Steve Lonegan on October 16, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey.
Getty Images

Democrat Cory Booker beat Republican challenger Steve Lonegan in a special election this week to represent New Jersey in the U.S. Senate.

Booker, now the mayor of Newark, has received financial support from some of the biggest names in investing.

Related Tags