WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) today issued the following statement on U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander’s (R-Tenn.) victory in the Tennessee Republican primary election for U.S. Senate:
"Our state and country is better with Lamar Alexander in the United States Senate,” said Corker. “It is a very high privilege to serve with him, and I wish all Tennesseans could see how each day he seeks ways to move our country ahead. I congratulate Lamar and his team for a great campaign, and I am thankful to be able to continue to serve with him on behalf of the citizens of Tennessee."