Another Republican Flees The Trump Dumpster Fire As Sen. Bob Corker Won’t Seek Reelection

Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) has announced that he will not be seeking re-election in 2018.

Corker said in a statement, “After much thought, consideration and family discussion over the past year, Elizabeth and I have decided that I will leave the United States Senate when my term expires at the end of 2018. When I ran for the Senate in 2006, I told people that I couldn’t imagine serving for more than two terms. Understandably, as we have gained influence, that decision has become more difficult. But I have always been drawn to the citizen legislator model, and while I realize it is not for everyone, I believe with the kind of service I provide, it is the right one for me.” read more