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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2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship 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)

Committee Membership

Bob Corker sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Corker sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (68%) Housing and Community Development (14%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to May 2016, Corker missed 53 of 2,923 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with the median of 1.6% 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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