Sen. Bob Corker
Republican • Tennessee • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2007
- 5 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 85 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 100)
- 30 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 98 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 33 of 99)
Raised in Chattanooga, Tenn., Corker graduated from the University of Tennessee in 1974 with a degree in industrial management. After working four years as a construction superintendent, he started his own construction company, Bencor, which he sold in 1990.
In 1999, he purchased the two largest real estate companies in Chattanooga, making him the largest private land owner in Hamilton County, Tennessee. He sold most of these holdings in 2006 to Henry Luken. His business successes have made Corker a multimillionare. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.Res.153Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Apr 28, 2015 1 Views
A resolution recognizing the importance of the United States-Japan relationship to safeguarding global security, prosperity, and human rights.
S.615 - Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar Apr 14, 2015 13 Views
A bill to provide for congressional review and oversight of agreements relating to Iran's nuclear program, and for other purposes.
S.553 - End Modern Slavery Initiative Act of 2015Read twice and referred Feb 24, 2015 6 Views
A bill to marshal resources to undertake a concerted, transformative effort that seeks to bring an end to modern slavery, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.1372Read twice and referred May 19, 2015 9 Views
A bill to repeal the crude oil export ban, and for other purposes.
S.1300 - Adoptive Family Relief ActSponsor introductory remarks on measure May 12, 2015 11 Views
A bill to amend the section 221 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide relief for adoptive families from immigrant visa feeds in ce...
S.1312 - Energy Supply and Distribution Act of 2015Read twice and referred May 12, 2015 4 Views
A bill to modernize Federal policies regarding the supply and distribution of energy in the United States, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
S. 1357: A bill to extend authority relating to roving surveillance, access to business records, and individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 until July 31, 2015, and for other purposes.
On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 1357Aye (with party)May 23, 2015
H.R. 2048: USA FREEDOM Act of 2015
On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed H.R. 2048Nay (with party)May 23, 2015
H.R. 1314: Ensuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 1314Aye (with party)May 22, 2015