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Sen. Bob Corker preps for
leadership role on foreign policy

Tennessean [Nashville, TN], by Paul C. Barton

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Posted By:JoniTx, 10/14/2012 10:26:30 AM

WASHINGTON — Illustrating his emerging role among Senate Republicans, Tennessee’s Bob Corker seemed anxious last week to take on the Democratic presidential ticket himself in a foreign policy debate. Before the dust had settled from Thursday night’s nationally televised skirmish between Vice President Joe Biden and GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan, Corker pounced on Biden’s remarks about the recent slaying of four American diplomatic personnel in Libya. Not true, Corker charged about Biden’s statement that the Obama administration didn’t know almost

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 10/14/2012 1:40:02 PM     (No. 8932450)

The article states, “Lugar is part of the foreign policy establishment and hasn’t challenged it for many years. Candidly, the committee has had very little influence recently.” Prior to that paragraph, the article says Corker does not have the samew `gravitas`, (I hate that word), as Lugar. Really, then why laud Lugar when he has done nothing?

Thank goodness that old coot is out of our hair.

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