|Senator Bob Corker Issues Statement after Senator Lamar Alexander's Primary Victory
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:
|U.S. Senator Bob Corker Releases Statement about 70th Anniversary of D-Day
U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, released the following statement honoring the 70th anniversary of D-Day:
|U.S. Senator Bob Corker Votes Against Government Spending Bill
“I cannot support a funding bill that violates the only real progress we have made in getting our fiscal house in order over the past several years. Instead of building on the gains we made in 2011, limiting discretionary spending, I’m very disappointed the Executive Branch and Congress continue to push for higher spending levels, like those contained in this bill, without enacting meaningful changes to mandatory programs that our country so desperately needs,” said Corker.
|US Senator Bob Corker Issues Statement about Nelson Mandela's Passing
U.S. Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, made the following statement regarding the passing of former South African President Nelson Mandela.
“As an inspirational leader, Nelson Mandela brought about a better way of life for his people of South Africa and inspired millions throughout the world. While we are all saddened by his passing, his personal story and contributions to freedom, democracy, and human rights will live on forever,” said Corker.
|Senator Bob Corker issues Statement about Afghanistan Troop Level Announcement
Here is Sen. Bob Corker statement on President Obama's Afghanistan troop level announcement
|Senator Bob Corker Issues Congratulations to David Eichenthal for New Position at National Resource Network
The National Resource Network provides technical assistance to U.S. cities working to address their most pressing economic priorities.
|Senator Bob Corker Votes to End Government Shutdown
U.S. Senator Bob Corker issued a statement after voting for H.R. 2775, a bill to prevent default, temporarily fund the government and maintain the spending reductions in the Budget Control Act.