Sen. Bob Corker
Republican • Tennessee • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2007
- 8 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 87 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 11 of 100)
- 41 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 98 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 59 of 100)
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.1933 - Electrify Africa Act of 2015Read twice and referred Aug 04, 2015 15 Views
A bill to establish a comprehensive United States Government policy to encourage the efforts of countries in sub-Saharan Africa to develop an ...
S.Res.227Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Jul 21, 2015 22 Views
A resolution condemning the attacks of July 16, 2015, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, honoring the members of the Armed Forces who lost their lives...
S.1635 - Department of State Operations Authorization and Embassy Security Act, Fiscal Year 2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar Jun 18, 2015 3 Views
An original bill to authorize the Department of State for fiscal year 2016, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.1919Read twice and referred Aug 04, 2015 24 Views
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of spe...
S.Res.241Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Aug 03, 2015 20 Views
A resolution designating August 16, 2015, as "National Airborne Day".
S.1875 - Afghanistan Accountability Act of 2015Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar Jul 30, 2015 4 Views
A bill to support enhanced accountability for United States assistance to Afghanistan, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
S. 1881: A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America.
On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 1881Aye (with party)August 03, 2015
H.R. 3236: Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 3236Nay (against party)July 30, 2015
H.R. 22: Transportation Funding Act of 2015
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 22Nay (against party)July 30, 2015