Tag: Bob Corker

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 10: Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) speaks to reporters about President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey, on Capitol Hill May 10, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Donald Trump: ‘Tennessee Not Happy’ with Bob Corker

President Donald Trump answered criticism from Senator Bob Corker, adding him to a list of Republican senators he has publicly excoriated after they criticized him. “Strange statement by Bob Corker considering that he is constantly asking me whether or not

Sen. Collins Leaning Toward Constitutional Option

WASHINGTON—Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) signaled she might vote for the constitutional option to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, which would make her the second member of the Gang of 14 to do so, and move Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) one vote closer to the 50 that he needs to make it happen.


Five Top Contenders for President Trump’s Foreign Policy Team

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) came out strongly against two people widely rumored to be under consideration for President Trump’s foreign policy team, using both an op-ed and CNN appearance to slam former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton as a “menace” who is “totally unfit” to be Secretary of State, and describing former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani as a “worrisome” choice.


Trump: Ten ‘Very Big Names’ Being Considered for VP

Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “The Real Story,” presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said his vice-presidential list includes 10 people with “very big names.” When asked about potential running mates Trump said, “I’m actually looking at ten people. Three

Sen. Bob Corker: Trump Is ‘Going to Have to Change’

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Sen Bob Corker (R-TN) said Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is “going to have to change” to pivot to the general election. Partial transcript as follows: STEPHANOPOULOS: What is the

Corker: Putin Getting No Pushback from the United States

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, criticized U.S. foreign policy regarding Russia, led by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Corker argued Putin was doing what he was doing in Syria and the

Rebel House Conservatives Delay Vote on Iran Deal

A House vote to start a floor debate on the Iran nuclear deal was scheduled for Wednesday, reportedly because that many Republican members don’t want to hold the vote amid Tea Party protests and a closed-door “rebellion from rank-and-file conservatives.”

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The Deciding Vote for Obama’s Iran Deal Was Bob Corker, Not Barbara Mikulski

The Beltway press tried to make the passage of President Obama’s nuclear sellout to Iran look like a moment of high political drama, but you could tell their hearts weren’t really in it. Everyone knew this was a done deal from the very beginning, thanks to the efforts of the true “deciding vote,” Republican Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee.

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Iran Deal Likely to Pass, Says Senator Who Made it Impossible to Stop It

Has there ever been a more spectacular performance of Republican “Failure Theater” than the Iran deal? Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), who long ago made it impossible for Congress to stop the deal, now comes forth to tell us Congress probably can’t stop the Iran deal, even as public opposition soars into solid majority territory, and more Democrats stage their own little Failure Theater sideshows of “conscience.”

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EB-5 Immigration Program Susceptible To Fraud

The immigration program for wealthy investors — the Employment-Based Fifth Preference Immigrant Investor Program or EB-5 — is vulnerable to fraud, new a Government Accountability Office report reveals.

From Bob Corker to Obama, Iran Deal is ‘Failure Theater’ All the Way Down

Secretary of State John Kerry appeared before the Senate on Thursday to defend his administration’s nuclear deal with Iran. As expected, he took a great deal of heat from irate Republicans, plus a few skeptical Democrats, notably Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey. The headline-grabbing moment came when Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) said John Kerry had been “fleeced” by the Iranians.

Obama Crumbles Under Deadline, Gives Iran ‘Open-Ended’ Nuclear Negotiations

“There is much talk of deadlines looming ominously, but Iran knows perfectly well that the deadline is its friend—and the West’s enemy,” Breitbart News wrote last week. It seems this credulous, juvenile administration finally figured that out, as the Wall Street Journal reports the U.S. is floating the idea of an “open-ended diplomatic process,” waving aside deadlines altogether.



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