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  1. Pentagon: Iranian vessels harass Navy ship, as Iran tests missile defense systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... that demand a coordinated, multifaceted response from the United States," said Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.). "The administration has already begun to push back in the way that we should, and I look forward to working with ...

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  2. Tennessee representatives wait for evidence in Trump wiretapping claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... told The Associated Press that the FBI asked the Justice Department to rebut Trump's assertions.' Senator Bob Corker and Senator Lamar Alexander said they will wait for the investigation to be conducted by the Senate Intelligence Committee before ...

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  3. Bob Corker: Iran missile tests demand 'multi-faceted' US responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    A key Senate Republican said Monday Iran's test of two ballistic missiles over the weekend require a firm response from the U.S. "These provocative tests are just the latest example of Iran's dangerous actions that demand a coordinated, multi-faceted response from the United States," said Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn. Reports said the tests could help Iran target U.S. Navy ships in the Persian Gulf.

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  4. Corker Encouraged By President's Immigration Executive OrderRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... and vetting procedures is an appropriate step. Following a thorough review and implementation of Senator Bob Corker released the following statement on the president's immigration executive order: "I am very encouraged by the interagency approach ...

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  5. Corker, critic of first Trump travel ban order, positive on new oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Raw Story

    The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee's Republican chairman said on Monday he was "very encouraged" by the approach President Donald Trump's administration took to its new immigration executive order, and pleased that Iraq was removed from the list of countries subject to visa restrictions. "We all share a desire to protect the American people, and reviewing our nation's screening and vetting procedures is an appropriate step," Senator Bob Corker said in a statement.

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  6. How tech companies are trying to combat traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2013 | WGBH

    ... he gave very personal testimony to the US Senate on the tragedy of child trafficking. Earlier this year, Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee sponsored a bill that eventually became a law to direct $50 million in federal money annually to combat sex ...

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  7. Former Sen. Douglas Henry, longest-serving lawmaker, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Daily Times

    ... everyone he encountered can share similar stories." As state commissioner of finance in the mid-1990s, U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn, worked closely with Henry in his role as chairman of the powerful Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee to ...

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  8. Trump's not Acting Like a Putin Stooge, but that's not...Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2017 | Instapundit.com

    ... House already seems to be readjusting to the reality that a major reset is not in the cards. According to Senator Bob Corker, who was an early contender to be Trump's Secretary of State, Trump's expectations for cooperation with Russia are "hugely ...

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  9. Grandpa WolcottRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | Mikey Likes It!

    ... that Donald Trump may be harming the chances for a permanent US military presence in Iraq, and much more. Senator Bob Corker: Just based on the people you talk with, you get no sense that there's not a longer term commitment, do you? Every US ...

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  10. The disgustingRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | Like Maria Said Paz

    ... that Donald Trump may be harming the chances for a permanent US military presence in Iraq, and much more. Senator Bob Corker: Just based on the people you talk with, you get no sense that there's not a longer term commitment, do you? Every US ...

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  11. Opinion: Lying to Congress - Harm, But No FoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Roll Call

    ... Foreign Relations Committee that he never lobbied on Russia sanctions when he was ExxonMobil's chief. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), the chairman of the committee, reminded Tillerson that he had lobbied Corker on the issue. Now, the definition of ...

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  12. Cleveland Republican National Convention is the backdrop of latest Trump-Russia intrigueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Plain Dealer

    ... the former city councilman and current director of Global Cleveland, spoke. The event's keynote speaker was Sen. Bob Corker, a Tennessee Republican, according to coverage from The Plain Dealer . Ambassadors from dozens of countries attended. On July ...

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  13. Iraq snapshotRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Common Ills

    ... that Donald Trump may be harming the chances for a permanent US military presence in Iraq, and much more. Senator Bob Corker: Just based on the people you talk with, you get no sense that there's not a longer term commitment, do you? Every US ...

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  14. We now know more about why Jeff Sessions and a Russian ambassador...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Plain Dealer story from July 20 reported 80 ambassadors were invited to the event's reception, during which Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, the chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, gave an address. As a State Department spokesperson told ...

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  15. Key Senate Democrat backs Friedman as Ambassador to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... leave no room for dissent with the GOP contingent in the committee. Yet the committee chairman, Tennessee Senator Bob Corker, expressed optimism in February that Friedman's nomination will be approved with bipartisan support. No date has yet been ...

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  16. Round Up the Usual Suspects, It's Time for a Show HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | The Nation

    Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee, the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, addresses US Secretary of State John Kerry on February 23, 2016, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, during a discussion the Obama administration's 2017 federal budget request. In early February, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee held the first of what promises to be many hearings on the topic of Russia in 2017.

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  17. Randy Boyd says he is 'heavilyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Bill Lee and former state lawmaker Joe Carr. Sen. Mark Green is the only candidate to launch a bid. U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tennessee, also is considered a possibility to run for governor. "In my business I had a dozen competitors making invisible ...

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  18. What issues will matter to Trumpa s base of support?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... on the important issues? That means delivering on Obamacare, a tax cut and border security. On Obamacare, Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., made a Kinsley gaffe - meaning he told an impolitic truth. Huffington Post reports, "Asked when Republicans might get ...

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  19. U.S. senators discuss trafficking, immigration with Vatican officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Iobserve

    U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tennessee, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, met Feb. 23 with Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican secretary of state, to discuss U.S.-Vatican cooperation in fighting human trafficking and ending modern slavery. Corker told reporters Feb. 24 that while modern slavery was the focus of his visit, with so much international attention on President Donald Trump's executive orders on immigration, "certainly it came up.

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  20. Immigrants to Republicans: Meet us before you deport usRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... and was eligible to relocate to the United States as a result. Sharef, a budding computer engineer, visited Sen. Bob Corker's (R-TN) office this week in the hopes of talking to him about how his family was affected by this policy, which Corker ...

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