Two more Navy officials fired over ship collisions Senate passes 0B defense bill Corker pressed as reelection challenges mount MORE (R-Tenn.) told reporters on Wednesday that he thinks former Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning would make a "great" addition to the U.S. Senate, but cautioned that he doesn't expect the retired National Football League champion to run.
"And as I spent the month of August traveling across our great state, I was reminded that we live in a unique place full of people who care deeply about the direction of our country", Corker said in a statement Tuesday. Lamar Alexander's seat in 2020, if he also chooses to retire, is a more likely scenario.
Sitting on the largest sum of campaign money among Republicans facing re-election to the Senate, few in Tennessee thought Bob Corker wouldn't run for a third term next year.
According to Business Insider, Rep. Scott DesJarlais said Manning could replace Sen.
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Asked if she would consider running for Senate, Blackburn told reporters Tuesday afternoon, "I don't know". Corker later said he had a "strong" relationship with the President, and the two had a meeting at the White House on September 15. However, he downplayed speculation that Manning's entry into the political world is imminent.
"Is it possible? I think it's possible", the Tennessee lawmaker responded to a question about a Manning candidacy.
"Everybody likes Peyton Manning", Alexander told USA Today Network-Tennessee in March, "including me".