Trump on Booker: 'I know more about Cory than he knows about himself'
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Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpGrassroots America shows the people support Donald Trump Trump speaks to rebel Libyan general attacking Tripoli Dem lawmaker: Mueller report shows 'substantial body of evidence' on obstruction MORE quickly fired back at Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) Monday night after Booker's speech at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia with a cryptic tweet.


Trump criticized Booker, who was considered a top contender to be presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGrassroots America shows the people support Donald Trump Ex-FBI official: 'Links and coordination' with Russia happen everyday Ex-FBI agent: Americans should be 'disgusted' by Russian interference in Mueller report MORE's vice president, tweeting: “If Cory Booker is the future of the Democratic Party, they have no future! I know more about Cory than he knows about himself.”

Booker, a rising star in the Democratic Party, took the stage Monday before first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaThe Hill's Morning Report — Category 5 Mueller storm to hit today Warren praises Ocasio-Cortez in Time 100 Beyoncé in 'Time 100' profile: Michelle Obama empowers black Americans MORE and Sens. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenThe Hill's Morning Report — Mueller aftermath: What will House Dems do now? Warren spends big on staff in high-stakes 2020 gamble On The Money: Inside the Mueller report | Cain undeterred in push for Fed seat | Analysis finds modest boost to economy from new NAFTA | White House says deal will give auto sector B boost MORE (D-Mass.) and Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersGrassroots America shows the people support Donald Trump Five former Obama ambassadors back Buttigieg Both sides were wrong about Mueller report, and none of it will likely matter for 2020 MORE (I-Vt.). His speech, which he used to assail Trump, was received well by the party faithful.

“Hillary Clinton knows what Donald Trump betrays time and again in this campaign: that we are not a zero-sum nation; it is not you or me; it is not one American against another,” Booker said. “It is you and I, together, interdependent, interconnected, with one single interwoven American destiny.”

Democrats are expected to formally nominate Clinton for president later this week.