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Bredesen, Blackburn Participate In Forum At Lipscomb

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Former Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen and Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn will answer questions Wednesday during a forum at …

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The secret to Democratic victory: Stop Trump!

By Julian Zelizer, CNN Political Analyst<p>Updated at 1:46 PM ET, Sat August 4, 2018<p>01:04<p>Flake slams Trump's tweets, defends Schumer<p>01:21<p>Flake: More Republicans will be speaking out<p>01:56<p>GOP senator won't say if he backs Trump 2020 bid<p>01:05<p>Trump: Flake smart for not seeking re-election<p>01:15<p>Lawmaker: …

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Former gubernatorial candidates back Bill Lee at GOP 'unity' event

Buy Photo<p>None<p>Senator's Lamar Alexander, center, and Bob Coker are seen before a unity rally with Diane Black at the Omni Hotel Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 …

Republicans

How Tennessee's primary election could have national implications

Democrats are hoping to turn solid red Kentucky blue as the race turns surprisingly competitive for candidates hoping to pick up outgoing Senator Bob …

Politics

Sen. Bob Corker on Trump's tweets: 'Is anybody even paying attention anymore?'

Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee said Wednesday that “nobody” pays attention to President Trump’s tweets anymore because of how often they …

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Phil Bredesen wins Democratic Senate primary in Tennessee

Democrat Phil Bredesen won his primary for U.S. Senate tonight. He's the former governorof Tennessee and a strong candidate against GOP Rep. Marsha …

Republicans

Senate Republicans block election security amendment

Senate Republicans blocked a Democratic amendment that would have provided states with more election security funding ahead of the midterm election. …

Politics

Pompeo: Trump does believe Russians meddled in elections

The administration has taken serious steps to rein in Russia, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told lawmakers Wednesday, pushing back against a …

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'Hell let's run the transcripts': Bob Corker gets into tense back-and-forth with Secretary of State Pompeo

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo got into a heated exchange with Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker on Wednesday during a hearing in which the two were discussing President Donald Trump's recent controversial rhetoric about Russia, NATO allies, and more.<p>Corker started …

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Tennessee Senator Bob Corker Has Serious ‘Concerns’ About The Trump Administration’s Relationship With Russia

Tennessee Senator Bob Corker is voicing his “concerns” on the current relationship between the Trump Administration and Russia in light of the …

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Corker: President's actions create distrust

Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) grills Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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GOP Sen. Bob Corker Slams Trump’s ‘Welfare’ for Farmers to Fix Trade War Problem That He Created

Republican Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee said “the Trump-Pence tariffs are hurting the American people” and they’re now “offering welfare to …

Liberal View

Paul Ryan labels either Trump or Bob Corker a troll in security-clearance flap

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, in his weekly press conference Tuesday on Capitol Hill, essentially laughed off President Donald Trump’s threat to …

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Bob Corker: Revoking security clearances of critics a 'banana republic kind of thing'

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., chastised President Trump for considering revoking the security clearances of ex-government officials who have been …

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Sign and send a petition to Sen. Bob Corker: Reject Brett Kavanaugh, Trump's extremist Supreme Court nominee

We are in a crisis. Donald Trump has named Brett Kavanaugh as his pick for a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court, replacing retiring Justice …

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Corker Indicates He’ll Support Kavanaugh Regardless Of What Trump Does

4:10 PM 07/19/2018<p>Tennessee Republican Sen. Bob Corker, a frequent critic of President Donald Trump, said his disapproval of the president’s actions …

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McConnell Asks for Committee Hearings on Russia Sanctions

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is calling for two Senate committee to begin hearings on Russia sanctions, <b>The Hill</b> is reporting.<p>His …

Conservative View

Senate Continues Efforts on Election Security, Measures to Prevent Future Election Meddling | Republican Leader

McConnell tasks Banking, Foreign Relations Committees with Holding Hearings on Russian Sanctions Law<p><b>WASHINGTON, D.C.</b> – <i>U.S. Senate Majority Leader</i> …

Politics

Warner, Corker react to Trump summit correction

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Mike Pompeo to testify on Russia next week: Senate panel chair

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will testify before Congress to discuss Russia next week, the Republican chair of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee told reporters on Tuesday.<p>U.S. Senator Bob Corker did not give a specific date for the hearing, which comes after …

News (U.S.)

Republican Senator Corker: Trump comments on Putin make U.S. look like 'pushover'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican head of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Bob Corker said President Donald Trump’s comments at a joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday made the United States look like a “pushover.”<p>U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) speaks …

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Sen. Bob Corker: Trump made America look like 'a pushover'

Chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee Sen. Bob Corker denounced President Trump’s performance at the Helsinki summit on Monday, saying the Mr. …

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Senator Bob Corker Asks Secretary Pompeo Why Trump Acts Foolish In Public

"Is there a strategy with this? What is it that causes the president to purposely, purposely create distrust in these institutions, and what we're …

Liberal View

Trump's Authority to Set Steel Tariffs Is Challenged by Trade Group

A trade group sued the Trump administration over the imposition of a 25 percent tariff on imported steel, seeking a court declaration that the move …

National Security

Sen. Bob Corker faults Trump administration for "ready, fire, aim" family separation policy - CBS News

Sen. Bob Corker faults Trump administration f...

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Bob Corker: Trump's family separation policy done in 'ready, fire, aim way'

Appearing on CBS's <i>Face the Nation</i> on Sunday, U.S. Sen. Bob Corker said President Donald Trump's administration was ill prepared for its policy that led to the separation of babies, children and adolescents from their parents.<p>Corker described the roll out of the "zero tolerance" immigration policy …

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How about switching parties, Mr. Corker?

Regarding the June 14 front-page article “GOP continues forging itself in Trump’s image”:<p>If Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) really wants to have the Senate pass his proposed legislation, all he needs to do is ask his friend Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) to join him in leaving the Republican Party, declare …

Opinion

Granholm echoes George Will: GOP now 'invertebrates'

On State of Union, our panel of Rick Santorum, Jennifer Granholm, Ana Navarro and Rep. Gregory Meeks discuss Sen. Bob Corker's comments on the "cult-like situation" in the GOP.

Republicans

Donald Trump Jr.: Sen. Bob Corker's description of GOP as 'cult-like' is 'ridiculous'

WASHINGTON — If the GOP is a cult, Donald Trump Jr. says, it’s one that likes winning.<p>The president’s eldest son took issue on Thursday with Tennessee Republican Sen. Bob Corker’s remarks that Republicans are becoming “cult-like” in their support of President Trump.<p>“I think it’s ridiculous,” Trump …

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Ben Ferguson Eviscerates Bob Corker In Epic Rant

9:02 PM 06/13/2018<p>Frequent CNN guest Ben Ferguson tore into Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker for his recent remarks about the GOP being a “cult-like …

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