CORE_WS

Corker in the News

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: CORKER: OPPOSE BLATANT BUDGET GIMMICK PROPOSAL TO FUND HIGHWAY TRUST FUND

July 21, 2014

In remarks on the U.S. Senate floor today, Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said senators should reject using a budget gimmick known as pension smoothing to pay for a short-term extension of the Highway Trust Fund and instead commit to a long-term, sustainable solution to our highway funding. “Many claim that budget gimmicks should not be used as offsets to pay for spending. But time and time again Congress avoids the tough decisions and instead throws our kids under the bus just so we can tell people back home that legislation was passed that was paid for. I have long been against the dis... [continue]

Featured Videos

April 27, 2014 - On CBS Face the Nation today, U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the Obama administration's sanctions on individuals in Russia have not gone far enough to change President Vladimir Putin's behavior, calling instead for new sanctions to target significant Russian entities in the banking and energy sectors that would send "shock waves" into the Russian economy. View All Videos
Corker in the News
Jul 18th  –  Corker: Tennesseans Continue to See Double Digit Health Care Cost Increases
Jul 17th  –  Corker, Colleagues Urge President Obama to Personally Engage on Congolese Adoption Delays
Jul 14th  –  Corker Statement on Volkswagen Announcement
Jul 11th  –  Corker Statement on the Passing of John Seigenthaler
Newsletter Signup Button Multimedia Button Email Me Button
 
Visiting D.C. Button Visiting TN Button Flag Request Button
 
Policy Points Signup Button Case Work Assistance Button Tour Request Button
 
Federal Grants Button Business Opportunities Button TN Tuesday Button
FacebookTwitterYoutube
CAP Spending
 per person
Featured Image Header
Enter Gallery Button
May 24, 2014 - In Paldiski, Estonia, Sen. Corker meets with Army PFC Steven Nunley from Winchester, Tenn.
Winner of the CMF Silver Mouse


Choose your region by
selecting your county