Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Bob Corker”

Domestic Politics and Diplomacy with Iran

A change in Senate control could end up derailing negotiations with Iran.

Posted October 16th, 2014

Ukraine Shouldn’t Be Given Major Non-NATO Ally Status

It would be cruel and foolish to give these governments the false impression that the U.S. is going to back them in a crisis.

Posted September 24th, 2014

The Folly of Arming Ukraine

Sen. Corker’s bill should be voted down.

Posted September 22nd, 2014

Thoughtless Rhetoric and Foreign Crises

Josh Rogin reports on Bob Corker’s unhappiness with administration policy on Ukraine: …

Posted April 22nd, 2014

A Syria Policy Designed to Satisfy No One (II)

The administration’s Syria policy hit a roadblock last month: House and Senate …

Posted July 10th, 2013

Rand Paul and the Menendez-Corker Bill to Arm Syrian Rebels

John Hudson reports on Rand Paul’s reaction to the Foreign Relations Committee’s …

Posted May 21st, 2013

The “Do Something” Caucus

The Los Angeles Times reports that members of Congress are attention-seeking opportunists: …

Posted May 13th, 2013

Corker’s Very Confused Syria Policy

Bob Corker wins some sort of prize for chutzpah with this op-ed: …

Posted April 24th, 2013

Cruz’s Hawkishness Shouldn’t Be a Surprise

Jim Antle looks at the record of Bob Corker (R-TN), the new …

Posted February 22nd, 2013

Rand Paul, Bob Corker, and the Foreign Relations Committee

Dan McCarthy considers the meaning of Rand Paul’s assignment to the Senate …

Posted January 4th, 2013