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The announced retirements of Republican Senators Bob Corker (Tenn.) and Jeff Flake (Ariz.) — plus Democratic Senator Doug Jones’s stunning upset in Alabama and the emergence of crackpot Republican candidates (e.g., Joe Arpaio and Kelli Ward in Arizona) — have put the Senate majority in play. A tidal wave of retirements in the House, including nine chairmen as of today, […]
Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN),” who is traveling Monday on Air Force One with President Trump, has repaired his relationship with the commander in chief after the two men exchanged fierce words in the fall,” CNN reports. “The two have spoken [...]
Advice for Orrin Hatch, Bob Corker, Jeff Flake — and anyone else who might need it.
Republican hopeful Stephen Fincher says he raised $1.45 million in about two months for his bid to succeed Republican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker. A campaign news release Thursday says the … Click to Continue »
Wall Street Journal, Tax Reform’s Growth Whisperer: President Trump signed tax reform into law Friday, but in late November it almost had a heart attack in committee. Sens. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and Bob Corker of Tennessee were balking, the former over the details of business taxation and the latter...
Senator Bob Corker got a rush of progressive love when he dissed Donald Trump in public, then fell from grace when he flipflopped on blocking the tax-bill after his colleagues modified it to personally give him millions -- but that guy was always dirty as hell. (more…)
Here is a look at the top 10 Tennessee stories of 2017, according to an Associated Press survey of reporters, editors and broadcasters. 1. CORKER RETIRES: Republican U.S. Sen. Bob … Click to Continue »
Republican Bob Corker's war of words with President Donald Trump and his surprise decision to retire from the Senate after two terms is the top Tennessee news story of 2017, … Click to Continue »
BOB CORKER ON THE MEDIA: I Have Empathy for Trump Now. Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said Thursday he has a “newfound empathy” for President Trump’s criticism of the media after a report that he’d benefit from a provision in the final GOP tax bill went viral. “I told (Trump) that I’d had a healthy respect […]
During an interview with Fox & Friends host Brian Kilmeade on Thursday, Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) complained that the media had unfairly portrayed his knowledge of the so-called “Corker Kickback”, a series of last-minute changes to the GOP tax bill that would personally enrich him, as well as several other conservative leaders and real estate moguls. […]
Ivanka Trump appeared on Fox News' morning show, "Fox & Friends," for the second time this week to promote the GOP tax bill. Trump said that she and Sen. Bob Corker, a longtime deficit hawk, believe the tax cuts, combined with deregulation,...Show More Summary
Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN), one of the more recent critics of President Donald Trump, appeared on MSNBC on Thursday morning and conceded that if Trump moved to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller, there would be an “uprising and revolt.” But when he was asked what specifically he would do, Corker answered, “I don’t know, I […]
The #CorkerKickback will continue to haunt Bob Corker, despite his mewling that he is innocent. Take it away, Fortune: Tennessee Senator Bob Corker has reportedly failed to disclose millions of dollars in income from various investments...Show More Summary
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) joined Chuck Todd in October to explain what it means to be a deficit hawk, and why he was unlikely to support the Republican tax bill.
got visibly angry with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer during an interview Tuesday night.
The Republican Party is phenomenon that Tony Soprano would have recognized instantly: a bust-out operation, by individuals (looking at you, Bob Corker), and collectively, as the tool by which the hyper-wealthy secure yet more at the expense of everyone else, including the merely rich. I think this crowd of jackals understands, but it hasn’t yet […]
Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) got into a spat with CNN's Wolf Blitzer following Tuesday's vote on the Republican tax bill, after Corker switched his vote from "no" to "yes." Corker appeared uncomfortable after Blitzer played a clip of him...Show More Summary
The CNN host told the senator people deserve to know why he voted for the proposal only after it included a provision from which he could benefit.