GOP Sen. Bob Corker tries to forestall U.N. role in Iran deal

March 13, 2015 6:52 PM

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The vast majority of Republican senators signed the explosive letter to Iranian leaders drafted by Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) and released publicly earlier this week.

But one notable non-signer was Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and lead sponsor of a bill that would bring any Iran deal before Congress for review. After the Cotton letter was released, Corker declined to criticize the letter, calling it part of congres...

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