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  1. John Boehner Admits That Congress Lacks The Votes To Stop A Nuclear Deal With IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Outside the Beltway

    ... U.S. and five other world powers is June 30. Proponents of the legislation, such as Republican co-author Senator Bob Corker, say the bill gives Congress a chance to review an Iran agreement and could stop Obama from lifting sanctions during the ...

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  2. Bob Corker puts the brake on budget negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Daily Kos

    The budget conference between House and Senate is in disarray, with House Republicans worried that Obamacare repeal is going to be given short shrift, but that's not the only problem. Usually, it's the House rabble that causes all the disruption, but the latest wrinkle is coming from the Senate side, where Sen. Bob Corker is not happy with the big $40 billion defense spending boost the House passed in their version.

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  3. GOP amendments might blow up compromise on Iran billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | American Thinker

    The compromise on the bill that would give Congress a small say in any final nuclear agreement with Iran may not last the day, as Republicans in the Senate are concerned that the legislation would not give them enough leverage with the president. The idea that Congress should weigh in on any deal is popular on Capitol Hill - and among Americans - but many Republicans think the compromise worked out between Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Democrat Ben Cardin of Maryland doesn't give lawmakers enough of a role in the process.

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  4. Sen. Bob Corker Puts Brakes to GOP Budget DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | News Max

    Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee is holding up a House-Senate budget deal still-in-the-making, Politico reported. Aiming at a balanced budget by 2024, the deal would reduce domestic spending, while not imposing cuts on entitlements.

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  5. Without Obama, Bipartisanship Busts OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Real Clear Politics

    ... Pelosi. These legislative achievements came despite great partisan differences. Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., worked out a deal with ranking Democrat Ben Cardin, D-Md., that overcame many Senate Democrats' reluctance to buck ...

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  6. Bob Corker Lifts Foreign Relations StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Real Clear Politics

    Late Thursday afternoon, Sen. Bob Corker stepped to the lectern on the Senate floor. The chamber had just confirmed Loretta Lynch as attorney general, opening up the calendar for consideration of his legislation giving Congress a say on the administration's Iran negotiations.

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  7. Iran deal deadline June 30, Obama administration works on in spite of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Examiner.com

    ... working against themselves by trying to add on too much to the bill. As stated in the article, Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, the committee chairman and a co-author of the bill, said he too would like to see Iran change its behavior and he ...

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  8. US Nuclear Negotiator Foresees 'Awful Amendments' to Iran Nuke BillCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Cybercast News Service

    ... becomes something else, then he'll have to consider his options." Earlier the bill's sponsor, committee chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), worked with ranking member Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) on revisions to the original text to secure the broadest ...

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  9. House, Senate GOP budget negotiations hit snag over paying for defense spending boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Fox News

    ... to promise a balanced budget by 2024. However, it emerged late Monday that some lawmakers, including Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho objected to the use of chimps to pay for the increased defense spending. Appropriators have ...

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  10. Has Spring Become the Season of Congressional Bipartisanship? Like...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | National Review Online

    ... Pelosi. These legislative achievements came despite great partisan differences. Senate Foreign Relations chairman Bob Corker (R., Tenn.) worked out a deal with ranking Democrat Ben Cardin (D., Md.) that overcame many Senate Democrats' reluctance to ...

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  11. Republicans line up amendments that could test Iran billRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Washington Examiner

    The Senate is set to vote starting Tuesday on Republican amendments that could break a bipartisan bill giving Congress a say in any nuclear deal with Iran and endanger what would likely be a smooth path for the legislation to become law. The idea that Congress should weigh in on any deal is popular on Capitol Hill - and among Americans - but many Republicans think the compromise worked out between Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Democrat Ben Cardin of Maryland doesn't give lawmakers enough of a role in the process.

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  12. Senate debate on Iran bill provides chance for younger 2016 contendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Washington Post

    ... for the measure to evaporate, undermining a bill carefully drafted by Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.). Rubio, a member of Corker's panel, is seeking votes on no fewer than seven amendments, including a mandate that ...

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  13. Bipartisanship Is Busting Out All OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Townhall

    ... Pelosi. These legislative achievements came despite great partisan differences. Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., worked out a deal with ranking Democrat Ben Cardin, D-Md., that overcame many Senate Democrats' reluctance to buck ...

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  14. The right role for Congress on IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | UnionLeader.com

    ... that the bill that passed the Foreign Relations Committee meets that standard. I applaud the leadership of Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., chair of the Foreign Relations Committee, and our committee's senior Democrat, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland. They ...

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  15. Corker puts brakes on budget dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Politico

    Sen. Bob Corker is holding up a much-awaited GOP budget deal, barring Republican leadership and top budget negotiators Monday night from filing the agreement that was weeks in the making, his office confirmed to POLITICO. The Tennessee Republican's office would not say why, but his refusal to sign on to the deal stops the agreement in its path for the time being.

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  16. Corker, Cardin Try to Hold Iran Bill TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | National Journal

    It's crunch time for architects of the carefully crafted, bipartisan bill to provide Congress a major oversight role in the potential deal to limit Iran's nuclear program. GOP Sen. Bob Corker and Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin, the top members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, are working to keep poison pills at bay that could jeopardize Democratic support and the White House's reluctant pledge to sign the bill.

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  17. Congress still not specifically authorizin...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Washington Times

    ... too much for those of us who believe that the Constitution says the president is the commander in chief." Sen. Bob Corker, Tennessee Republican and chair of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, which would consider the authorization, told ...

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  18. "The fact is without this legislation passing, Congress will have zero role."Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Bloomberg

    ... review an agreement before President Barack Obama could ease sanctions on the Islamic Republic. If Senator Bob Corker is "going to stick with the unanimous product that came out of his committee, then I'm going to be with him so it can go forward in ...

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  19. GOP budget dodges fights over entitlements, defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Politico

    ... they're in control of both chambers. The final agreement was expected to be unveiled Monday evening until Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) announced he would not sign the deal without explanation. The agreement will be unwelcome news for gung-ho ...

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  20. Obama might revive Iran bill veto threatRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | WICU12 Erie

    ... "And we'll see where we end up." President Barack Obama withdrew his initial veto threat after Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee and Democratic Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland eliminated several provisions the administration disliked from a ...

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