Sen. Bob Corker to Speak at UT about Financial Crisis, Regulatory Reform
U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, a member of the Senate Banking Committee, will be on the UT campus to talk to graduate students and industry leaders about the 2008 financial crisis and his involvement in helping draft the Senate’s version of regulatory reform legislation.
Corker will present “A Discussion on Financial Regulatory Reform” at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15 in the James A. Haslam II Business Building Room 402.
The forum is hosted by UT’s Corporate Governance Center in UT’s College of Business Administration.
Corker was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2006. He is a member of the Banking, Energy, and Foreign Relations committees and ranking member of the Special Committee on Aging. Corker grew up in Chattanooga and graduated from UT Knoxville. He was a successful businessman before serving as Tennessee’s commissioner of finance and as mayor of Chattanooga.
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