Sen. Bob CorkerBob CorkerGingrich, Christie top Trump’s VP list: report Senate honors Tennessee coach Pat Summitt GOP senator: Something 'very, very good' can come from Brexit vote 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 MenendezOvernight Finance: Trump threatens NAFTA withdrawal | Senate poised for crucial Puerto Rico vote | Ryan calls for UK trade deal | Senate Dems block Zika funding deal Menendez rails against Puerto Rico bill for 4 hours on floor Overnight Cybersecurity: Senate narrowly rejects expanding FBI surveillance powers 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.