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Corker Pushes to “Defund” Plan Parenthood

Tennessee Senator Bob Corker is joining a push to defund Planned Parenthood following the release of a controversial video that allegedly portrays representatives of the group bargaining to sell fetal tissue. Corker, a Chattanooga Republican, says he’s “deeply disturbed” by … Continue reading

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Corker Criticizes Iran Deal

Tennessee Senator Bob Corker says secretary of State John Kerry was fleeced by Iran in negotiations to stall the nation’s efforts to obtain nuclear weapons. Corker, a Chattanooga Republic, says the proposed deal, approved by major US allies and China … Continue reading

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Bob Corker Named One of the 100 Most Influential People in the World

Tennessee Senator Bob Corker lauded by Time Magazine as one of the most influential politicians in the world. The magazine picked the Chattanooga Republican last week, even as Corker worked to hammer out a bipartisan consensus over nuclear negotiations with … Continue reading

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US Sen. Bob Corker to make 9-Stop Tour of Tennessee

Republican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker is making a nine-stop tour of Tennessee this week to discuss the nation’s fiscal and foreign policy challenges. Corker is a former Chattanooga mayor who is now the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. … Continue reading

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Alexander and Corker Receive New Power

Republican control of the U.S. Senate means new clout for Tennessee Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker. Alexander easily turned back a challenge by Democrat Gordon Ball Tuesday. He is in line to become chairman of the Senate’s health, education, … Continue reading

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Alexander, Corker to host Ebola Roundtable in Chattanooga

  (News Channel 4- Nashville) U.S. Tennessee Sens. Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker will host a roundtable discussion in Chattanooga on Ebola preparedness. The event is scheduled for 2 to 3:15 p.m. on Friday at the CHI Memorial Hospital. Alexander … Continue reading

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Deadline for Corker’s VW Promise is today

Friday marks the end of the two-week period within which U.S. Sen. Bob Corker promised Volkswagen would announce another line at its factory in Tennessee if workers there rejected representation by the United Auto Workers union. So far there’s little … Continue reading

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