Rosario Dawson confirms she's dating presidential hopeful Cory Booker

Rosario Dawson and Sen. Cory Booker are no longer playing coy about their apparent romance.

A TMZ cameraman asked the actress point-blank about the nature of her relationship with Booker as she made her way through Reagan National Airport on Thursday.

After affirming that "yes," they are a couple, Dawson said, "He's a wonderful human being. It's good to spend some time together when we can."

A question about a potential engagement, though, threw the "Rent" actress for a loop. "I have no idea," she said. "I'm just grateful to be with someone who I respect and love and admire so much, who is so brilliant and kind and caring."

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LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 05: Actress Rosario Dawson arrives at the premiere Of Paladin and Great Point Media's 'Krystal' at the Arclight Theatre on April 5, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 03: Rosario Dawson attends MAISON-DE-MODE celebration of sustainable style by honoring Suzy Amis Cameron of Red Carpet Green Dress at Sunset Tower on March 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Rosario Dawson attends Alfre Woodard and Morgan Stanley present the 9th Annual Oscar's Sistahs Soiree on February 28, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/WireImage,)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 02: Actress Rosario Dawson honored with The Social Justice Filming In Italy Award at Italian Cultural Institute on February 2, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 20: Rosario Dawson at will.i.am's i.am.angel Foundation TRANS4M 2018 Gala, Honoring Sean Parker, Chairman, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy at Milk Studios on February 20, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images for i.am.angel Foundation)
SANTA MONICA, CA - FEBRUARY 17: Actress Rosario Dawson attends the 20th Anniversary of V-Day at The Broad Stage on February 17, 2018 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 11: Rosario Dawson arrives at the What Goes Around Comes Around One Year Anniversary at What Goes Around Comes Around on October 11, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 20: Actress Rosario Dawson attends the 2017 GLSEN Respect Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on October 20, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 11: Co-founders of What Goes Around Comes Around Seth Weisser (L) and Gerard Maione (R) and Rosario Dawson at What Goes Around Comes Around Beverly Hills Anniversary on October 11, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Donato Sardella/Getty Images for What Goes Around Comes Around)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: Actress Rosario Dawson is seen arriving to Anna Sui fashion show during New York Fashion Week: The Shows at Gallery 1, Skylight Clarkson Sq on September 11, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: Actress Laura Gomez attends Studio 189 By Rosario Dawson and Abrima Erwiah during New York Fashion Week: Style360 at Metropolitan Pavilion on September 11, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Mark Sagliocco/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 02: Actress Rosario Dawson attends 'Super Deluxe and Sarah Ramos present a live reading of City Girl' on June 2, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 25: Rosario Dawson attends 'Like One Of Your French Girls' book signing - release party at The New York Edition Hotel on May 25, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Chance Yeh/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 24: Actress Rosario Dawson leaves the 'AOL Build' taping at the AOL Studios on May 24, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 24: Rosario Dawson visits the Build Series to discuss her work with the Lower Eastside Girls Club at Build Studio on May 24, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - MAY 24: Rosario Dawson seen out in Manhattan on May 24, 2017 in New York, New York. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 20: Actress Rosario Dawson enters the 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert' taping at the Ed Sullivan Theater on April 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Ray Tamarra/GC Images)
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Booker, 49, and Dawson, 39, first sparked speculation in early 2019 when they were spotted on a date in New York.

A few weeks later, days after declaring his candidacy for the 2020 presidential election, Booker revealed on a radio show that he's "got a boo": "I'm dating someone that's really special to me," he said. 

Neither Booker nor Dawson has previously married.

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Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. July 25, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) listens to CIA Director Mike Pompeo respond to his question as Pompeo testifies before a Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing on Pompeo's nomination to be secretary of state on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 12, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) answers questions at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Music Film Interactive Festival 2017 in Austin, Texas, U.S., March 10, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) waves after Senate Republicans unveiled their version of legislation that would replace Obamacare on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) attends New York premiere "Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice" at Radio City Music Hall in New York, March 20, 2016. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee during the second day of confirmation hearings on Senator Jeff Sessions' (R-AL) nomination to be U.S. attorney general in Washington, U.S., January 11, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Legislative Conference and Presidential Forum in Washington March 9, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) speaks during a news conference with fellow Democrats and unemployed Americans to highlight their political divide with Republicans over unemployment insurance legislation, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, January 16, 2014. Efforts to renew emergency federal jobless benefits for 1.5 million Americans stalled in the Senate on Tuesday when Democrats and Republicans rejected each other's proposals. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
U.S. Senators' Cory Booker (D-NJ) (C), Marco Rubio (R-FL) and John McCain (R-AZ) (lowerR) are pictured in the gallery prior to U.S. President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech at the U.S. Capitol in Washington January 28, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) stands next to his mother Carolyn Booker (C) after U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden (R) ceremonially swore in Booker as the latest U.S. Senator in the Old Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 31, 2013. U.S. President Barack Obama's fellow Democrats welcomed a new colleague to the U.S. Senate on Thursday, newly elected Booker, and the additional vote Booker gives them in the Senate. REUTERS/Larry Downing (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
U.S. Senate candidate Cory Booker delivers a speech during his campaign's election night event in Newark, New Jersey, October 16, 2013. Democrat Booker, the charismatic mayor of Newark, was the unofficial winner of a New Jersey special election on Wednesday, handily defeating a conservative Republican to fill the state's vacant U.S. Senate seat. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)
Newark New Jersey Mayor Cory Booker listens to U.S. first lady Michelle Obama speaking to students during a visit to the Maple Avenue school in Newark, New Jersey, November 18, 2010. Michelle Obama was making the visit along with Booker to promote her "let's Move" initiative to reduce childhood obesity. REUTERS/Mike Segar (UNITED STATES)
Newark Mayor Cory Booker (R) speaks to the media outside a burned house in Newark, New Jersey, April 13, 2012. Booker said on Friday he was no superhero, only a good neighbor when he broke free from his security detail to dash into a burning house and rescue a woman. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY)
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