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Corker Says Failure to Impose Consequences for Iran’s Ballistic Missile Violations Sets Dangerous Precedent for Enforcement of Nuclear Deal

WASHINGTON – At the first oversight hearing on expected implementation of the Iran nuclear agreement, U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, warned that the Obama administration’s failure to impose consequences for Iran’s violation of an international ban on ballistic missile testing sets a dangerous …

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Corker Votes Against Highway Bill

Says Legislation Doesn’t Solve the Real Problem, Kicks the Can Down the Road   WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement after voting against the conference report on the Senate and House of Representatives highway bills.   “I am extremely disappointed that both Republicans and Democrats have …

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Corker Votes to Dismantle President Obama’s Health Care Law

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) today voted for the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 (H.R. 3762), legislation that would dismantle the president’s health care law and build a bridge to a better health care system for hardworking families across the country. “The president’s health care …

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Corker Honors the Life of Fred Thompson

WASHINGTON – In remarks on the U.S. Senate floor today, Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) joined Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) in honoring the life of former Senator Fred Thompson (R-Tenn.). “Tennessee has lost a great son, as has our nation,” said Corker. “Fred had this extraordinary ability to capture people’s imagination. …

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