Sen. Bob Corker
Republican • Tennessee • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2007
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 79 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 of 99)
- 26 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 98 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 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.615 - Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar Apr 14, 2015 17 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.
S.525 - Food for Peace Reform Act of 2015Read twice and referred Feb 12, 2015 4 Views
A bill to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C. 2151 et seq.) to reform the Food for Peace Program, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.1071Read twice and referred Apr 23, 2015 20 Views
A bill to amend the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 to expand the amount available for victims of child abuse, sexual assault, domestic violence,...
S.1032Read twice and referred Apr 21, 2015 19 Views
A bill to expand the use of E-Verify, to hold employers accountable, and for other purposes.
S.801 - Representation Fairness Restoration ActRead twice and referred Mar 19, 2015 4 Views
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to provide for appropriate designation of collective bargaining units.
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN43: Dava J. Newman, of Massachusetts, to be Deputy Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationAye (with party)April 27, 2015
On the Nomination PN4: Loretta E. Lynch, of New York, to be Attorney GeneralNay (with party)April 23, 2015
On the Cloture Motion PN4: Loretta E. Lynch, of New York, to be Attorney GeneralAye (against party)April 23, 2015