Sen. Bob Corker
Republican • Tennessee • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2007
- 13 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 80 of 99) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 99)
- 52 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 98 of 100) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 44 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.2201 - Global Gateways Trade Capacity Act of 2015Read twice and referred Oct 22, 2015 6 Views
A bill to promote international trade, and for other purposes.
S.2152 - Electrify Africa Act of 2015Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar Nov 05, 2015 9 Views
A bill to establish a comprehensive United States Government policy to encourage the efforts of countries in sub-Saharan Africa to develop and...
S.2079 - United States Commission on International Religious Freedom Reauthorization Act of 2015Read twice and referred Sep 24, 2015 2 Views
A bill to reauthorize the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Res.313Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Nov 16, 2015 20 Views
A resolution condemning the terrorist attacks in Paris and offering thoughts and prayers for the victims, condolences to their families, resol...
S.Res.309Message on Senate action sent Nov 06, 2015 15 Views
A resolution relative to the death of Fred Thompson, former United States Senator for the State of Tennessee.
S.J.Res.23Rules Committee Resolution H Nov 30, 2015 38 Views
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environm...
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN420: Gayle Smith, of Ohio, to be Administrator of the United States Agency for International DevelopmentAye (with party)November 30, 2015
On the Nomination PN629: Peter William Bodde, of Maryland, to be Ambassador to LibyaAye (with party)November 19, 2015
S. 1177: Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Act of 2015
On the Cloture Motion S. 1177Aye (with party)November 18, 2015