Tennessee’s Bob Corker is once again casting himself as a Washington dealmaker. This time, the Republican Senator is touting a bipartisan plan to refill the federal highway trust fund, which is set to run out of money by the end of the year.
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Tennessee Senator Bob Corker says Iran is reaping major economic benefits from a short-term deal over uranium enrichment, but the top Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee says the county doesn’t have to make sacrifices to its nuclear program.
Both of Tennessee’s Republican Senators say they’re against extended long-term unemployment benefits that expired just before the new year, but the two oppose the measure for different reasons.
Tennessee Senator Bob Corker says the Obama Administration needs to be careful in its nuclear negotiations with Iran. The top Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee says the US shouldn’t give too many concessions to keep that country from developing nuclear weapons.
Over the last two months, Tennessee Republican Senator Bob Corker has made numerous appearances on TV news shows and written newspaper editorials. His push continued today with an interview on CBS This Morning, a conference call with reporters, and a Capitol Hill press conference.
Tennessee’s Senators joined their Republican colleagues in blocking President Obama’s 400 billion dollar jobs bill. Last night, the bill failed to get the 60 votes needed to continue in the Senate.
Tennessee Republican Senator Bob Corker helped delay the debate over reforming the nation’s financial system Monday. Democrats failed to get the 60 votes needed to begin discussion on the bill.
Tennessee Senator Bob Corker questions the reasoning behind stricter banking rules proposed by the Obama administration.