Sen. Bob CorkerBob CorkerState spokesman: Why nominate people for jobs that may be eliminated? The Hill's 12:30 Report Senate Foreign Relations chair: Erdogan referendum win 'not something to applaud' MORE (R-Tenn.) on Sunday slammed the recent deal with Iran over Tehran's nuclear programs, saying he's "very discouraged."
“As long as they can enrich [uranium], it seems to be that we are violating the very standards that we set in place,” he said.
Corker said he is “very discouraged” and hopes the U.S. is “able to have a better endgame.”
Earlier this month, Corker introduced a bill that would limit the administration’s ability to loosen sanctions against Iran.
Sen. Bob MenendezRobert MenendezTaiwan deserves to participate in United Nations The way forward on the Iran nuclear deal under President Trump Corruption trial could roil NJ Senate race MORE (D-N.J.), also a guest on this week’s “Face the Nation,” said the U.S. deal with Iran has put the country in a “very responsible position.”
Through the deal, the U.S. is “creating a sanctions regime that is an insurance policy and also creates leverage for us,” he said.