Sen. Bob CorkerBob CorkerOvernight Defense: GOP leaders express concerns after 9/11 veto override | Lawmakers press for Syria 'plan B' | US touts anti-ISIS airstrikes Dem leaders defend overriding 9/11 bill veto GOP leaders express reservations a day after 9/11 veto override 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 MenendezDemocrats press Wells Fargo CEO for more answers on scandal Dem senator: Louisiana Republican 'found Jesus' on flood funding Taiwan and ICAO: this is the time 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.