Senator Bob Corker

DETAILS: Senator Bob Corker
(1952 - )
    • TN Senate
      (2007- 2019)
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    ISSUES: Senator Bob Corker

    FOR

    Military

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    Both sides support the soldiers, but differ in how much spending and size should go into the active military force.

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    See the military as integral to security. They support growing and funding military branches and operations as well as improving the care of veterins. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats support the military and call for more robust support programs for veterans. They want to cut back on large scale military maneuvers, finding them dangerous and costly.


    AGAINST

    Impeachment

    House of Representatives has the power to bring charges of impeachment, and they voted to impeach President Trump on December 18, 2019. The Senate has the power to try the impeachment, and the Senate acquitted President Trump on both articles of impeachment on Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Conviction in the Senate requires a two-thirds supermajority vote of those present. The result of conviction is removal from office.

    DETAILS:

    AGAINST Republicans

    Republicans were against an impeachment of President Trump.

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats were in favor of an impeachment of President Trump.


    AGAINST

    Impeachment

    House of Representatives has the power to bring charges of impeachment, and they voted to impeach President Trump on December 18, 2019. The Senate has the power to try the impeachment, and the Senate acquitted President Trump on both articles of impeachment on Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Conviction in the Senate requires a two-thirds supermajority vote of those present. The result of conviction is removal from office.

    DETAILS:

    AGAINST Republicans

    Republicans were against an impeachment of President Trump.

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats were in favor of an impeachment of President Trump.


    FOR

    Military

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    Both sides support the soldiers, but differ in how much spending and size should go into the active military force.

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    See the military as integral to security. They support growing and funding military branches and operations as well as improving the care of veterins. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats support the military and call for more robust support programs for veterans. They want to cut back on large scale military maneuvers, finding them dangerous and costly.


    DONORS/LOBBYISTS:
      • Company
      • Amount
      • Google LLC
      • $50k
      • Northrop Grumman
      • $15k
      • UBS AMERICAS, INC.
      • $15k
      • Lockheed Martin
      • $12k
      • The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
      • $10k
      • General Atomics
      • $9.5k
      • Hogan Lovells US LLP
      • $8.7k
      • BAKER DONELSON BEARMAN CALDWELL & BERKOWITZ /THE DASCHLE GROUP
      • $8.5k
      • National Multifamily Housing Council
      • $7.5k
      • NAREIT
      • $7k
    Based on the January 2020 report , next report due July 2020