Will Cory Booker Challenge Christie?

He's said he'll decide within two weeks whether to make a run for New Jersey governor. 

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Newark, N.J.'s Democratic Mayor Cory Booker said on Sunday that he will likely decide within the next two weeks whether he will challenge New Jersey's Republican Gov. Chris Christie in 2013, the Washington Post reports.

He's also openly considering a 2014 Senate run and says that a decision about his political future will be based on his answer to the question, "Where do I believe I can make the best difference for the city I love, for the state I love and the nation I pledge my life to?"

Here he is talking about the possibility of a challenge.

Read more at the Washington Post.

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