Sen. Bob Corker

Senator from Tennessee, Republican

Corker, a Republican, has been a senator from Tennessee since Jan 4, 2007 (next election in 2018).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Corker has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Corker is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Corker for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Bob Corker sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Corker sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (74%) Housing and Community Development (10%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (6%)

Recent Bills

Some of Corker’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Corker’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 5325: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017
Sep 28, 2016. Bill Passed.
Yea S. 2943: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017
Jun 14, 2016. Bill Passed.
Nay H.R. 2577: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016
May 19, 2016. Bill Passed.
Yea S. 2012: Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015
Apr 20, 2016. Bill Passed.
Yea S. 1177: Every Child Achieves Act of 2015
Dec 9, 2015. Conference Report Agreed to.
Nay H.R. 22: Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy Act
Dec 3, 2015. Conference Report Agreed to.
Nay H.R. 22: Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy Act
Jul 30, 2015. Bill Passed.
Yea S. 1177: Every Child Achieves Act of 2015
Jul 16, 2015. Bill Passed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2007 to Dec 2016, Corker missed 54 of 2,998 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with the median of 1.8% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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