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  1. Senate committee considers Trumpa s authority to launch nuclear weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WTNH

    For the first time in 40 years, a Senate committee reviewed the president's singular authority to launch nuclear weapons - a move which comes amid increased tensions with North Korea . The Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing was chaired by Sen. Bob Corker , R-Tenn., a frequent critic of President Donald Trump's foreign policy approach and rhetoric.

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  2. Retired US general says nuclear launch order can be refusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Albany Times Union

    ... Air Force Base, N.D. Here's a question rarely raised before Donald Trump ran for the White ... more Chairman Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., left, listens to Ranking member Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on ...

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  3. US Senate committee questions Trump's nuclear authorityRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Nerve News

    ... continued to expand its atomic weapons programme. Last month, the Senate committee's Republican chairman, Senator Bob Corker, accused the president of setting the US on a path to World War III. Senator Ben Cardin set the tone at Tuesday morning's ...

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  4. Senate panel debates US president's nuclear authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | The Times of Israel

    ... "Once that order is given and verified, there is no way to revoke it," said the committee's chairman, Senator Bob Corker, who described the hearing as the first since 1976 to focus on presidential authority over nuclear weapons. Sen. Bob Corker, ...

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  5. Trump's power to launch nuclear weapons underaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | York Dispatch

    U.S. President Donald Trump's power to launch nuclear weapons is under scrutiny by Republicans and Democrats in Congress concerned over his comments about striking North Korea. Chairman Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., left, talks with Ranking member Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., before the start of a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017.

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  6. GOP has folded up its big tentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | The Coastal Courier

    ... we need only look under the tattered big top that is the United States Capitol. There a few partisans, like Sens. Bob Corker of Tennessee and Jeff Flake of Arizona, who don't want to splatter themselves with scum anymore, so they're pulling out: ...

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  7. Why nuclear deterrence can work on North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Stanford

    ... include both the U.S. Secretary of Defense and the U.S. Attorney General. A U.S. Senate hearing, led by Sen. Bob Corker, is actually studying the nuclear authorization process due to concerns with Trump's rhetoric and escalation of the North Korean ...

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  8. Senators scrutinize Trump's power to launch nuclear strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Boston.com

    ... Congress," Markey warned at the hearing. After months of silence about a hearing on the bill, Republican Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the committee and an outspoken Trump critic, granted it. The hearing came one month after Corker told The New ...

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  9. Senators Pose Questions About Trump's Nuclear Attack AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Wall Street Journal

    ... at a hearing about the process President Donald Trump would follow if he were to order such an attack. Sen. Bob Corker (R., Tenn.), the Senate Foreign Relations Committee committee chairman and a critic of Mr. Trump, didn't explicitly criticize the ...

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  10. The Only Thing That Can Block A Trump-Ordered Nuclear Strike Is The Military ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Switched

    Sen. Bob Corker , center, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, confers with Sen. Ron Johnson , right, during a committee hearing Nov. 14 in Washington, D.C. Also pictured is Sen. Jeff Flake . WASHINGTON - The only people standing between an impulsive and angry President Donald Trump and thermonuclear war would be high-ranking military officers willing to declare a first-strike order "illegal."

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  11. Hmmm: FBI opening probe into fetal-tissue sales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Hot Air

    ... Parenthood and tissue brokers and is making her fight on this front part of her campaign to replace the retiring Bob Corker in the Senate. When Blackburn announced her campaign, she made the issue the focus of her first video - and Twitter amplified ...

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  12. 'We are concerned': Democratic senators hit Trump at a rare Senate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... senators distinguished between a preemptive strike by the US and a reactive strike to the US being attacked. Sen. Bob Corker, the head of the foreign relations committee and one of Trump's most vocal critics among Senate Republicans, pushed back at ...

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  13. Apostle of doomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Wilson's Almanac

    ... to restrict first use of nuclear weapons have stalled in Congress, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) is set to put some muscle behind his very public anxiety about Trump's leadership. On Tuesday, Corker will hold a ...

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  14. The Wall Street Journal: Senate committee challenges president's authority to order nuclear strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MarketWatch

    U.S. senators on Tuesday took a rare look at the decades-old presidential authority to launch a nuclear strike, posing questions at a hearing about the process President Donald Trump would follow if he were to order such an attack. Sen. Bob Corker , the Senate Foreign Relations Committee committee chairman and a critic of Trump, didn't explicitly criticize the president throughout the two-hour session, and many of the lawmakers present focused their questions on possible scenarios and the legal authorities involved in launching nuclear strikes.

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  15. There's No Real Check on Trump's Power to End the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... after, say, some particularly heated late-night tweets? A dozen U.S. senators would like to know. Trump-critic Bob Corker, a Tennessee Republican, convened a hearing of the Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday morning to discuss America's ...

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  16. Terrifying scope of Trump's nuclear arsenalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | NEWS.com.au

    ... weapons very clear, but does he actually have fire power? (Manan Vatsyayana/Pool Photo via AP) On Tuesday Sen. Bob Corker, who chairs the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, presided over a hearing that is examining the authority of the U.S. ...

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  17. Trump too 'unstable' for nuclear codesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | NEWS.com.au

    ... "Once that order is given and verified, there is no way to revoke it," said the committee's chairman, Senator Bob Corker, who described the hearing as the first since 1976 to focus on presidential authority over nuclear weapons. Corker has broken ...

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  18. Lawmakers mull Trump's nuclear weapons authorityRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | ABC News

    For the first time in 40 years, a Senate committee reviewed the president's singular authority to launch nuclear weapons - a move which comes amid increased tensions with North Korea. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing was chaired by Sen. Bob Corker , R-Tenn., a frequent critic of President Donald Trump 's foreign policy approach and rhetoric.

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  19. Trump's nuclear authority divides senators alarmed by his 'volatile' behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Washington Post

    ... and unpredictable enough to start a devastating international crisis. Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), who has said Trump's threats to global rivals could put the country "on the path to World War III ," began ...

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  20. Congress Is Concerned About Who Gets to Launch Nuclear BombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Government Executive

    ... who has repeatedly insulted and threatened the leader of another nuclear-armed power. Instead, says retiring Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tennessee, it's about the balance of power between the branches of government more broadly. "A number of members both on ...

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