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Steve Cohen's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Stephen 'Steve' Ira Cohen
Office: U.S. House (TN) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Potential, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 05/24/1949
Birth Place: Memphis, TN
Home City: Memphis, TN
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 12, 2014 45th Anniversary of the Minority Business Development Agency
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
Sept. 28, 2013 E-Newsletter: Government by Hostage-Taking?
April 30, 2013 Letter to SEC Chairman Mary Jo White - Protect Consumers' Legal Rights Against Wall Street
Nov. 30, 2012 STEM Jobs Act
Aug. 31, 2012 Supporting African American and Women Owned Businesses
July 19, 2012 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
May 11, 2012 Helping Minority Businesses
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
March 30, 2012 Federal Procurement Center
Oct. 26, 2011 Letter to Department of State Inspector General Geisel
Oct. 12, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Sept. 15, 2011 Congressman Cohen Commemorates Hispanic Heritage Month
Sept. 13, 2011 How to Create Jobs
Sept. 8, 2011 Letter to Eric H. Holder, Jr. Attorney General
Sept. 8, 2011 Cohen Statement on President Obama's Jobs Speech
Aug. 17, 2011 Cohen: Memphis Community Bank to Receive $34.9 Million to Help Create Jobs
Aug. 16, 2011 Cohen Announces $29.7 Million in Small Bussiness Lending for Tennessee to Help Create Jobs
June 24, 2011 Cohen Introduces Fair Debt Collection Improvement Act
June 14, 2011 The Democrats' Jobs Agenda
March 4, 2011 Cohen Votes to Eliminate 1099 Provision
Aug. 13, 2010 E-Newsletter - Obama Signs My Bill Into Law
June 30, 2010 Cohen Votes for Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
June 17, 2010 Cohen Votes to Support Legislation to Help Small Businesses Grow and Create Jobs
June 15, 2010 Cohen Chairs Hearing on Legislation to End Discriminatory Taxes on Car Rental Companies
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
May 28, 2010 Cohen Adds Engineering Curriculum Amendment to America COMPETES Reauthorization Ac
May 25, 2010 Cohen Chairs Hearing on How to Protect Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcy
April 14, 2010 Recent Tax Cuts
March 24, 2010 Congressman Cohen Votes For Small Business Growth
March 4, 2010 Jobs For Urban Sustainability Act
Feb. 19, 2010 New Protections For Credit Cardholders Take Effect Monday
Jan. 14, 2010 Congressman Cohen Sponsors Bill To Tax Record Breaking Wall Street Bonuses
Dec. 11, 2009 Wall Street Reform And Consumer Protection Act Of 2009
Nov. 4, 2009 Congressman Cohen Votes To Protect Consumers From Abusive Credit Card Practices
July 22, 2009 Auto Bankruptcy Hearing Day 2: Chrysler/GM Execs, Auto Dealers, State Officials, Consumers Testify
July 21, 2009 Cohen Highlights Plight Of Local Auto Dealer During Chrysler/GM Bankruptcy Hearing
May 20, 2009 Congressman Cohen Hails Passage Of Credit Card Holders Bill Of Rights
Jan. 28, 2009 Congressman Cohen Statement on the Passage of the Economic Recovery Plan
Oct. 14, 2008 Congressman Cohen Announces $379,355 for Memphis Bioworks Foundation
June 8, 2007 Congressman Cohen Supports REnewal Community Enhancement Legislation
May 31, 2007 Assistant U.S. Secretary To Speak At Small Business Workshop Hosted By Congressman Steve Cohen On June 4
May 7, 2006 Letter To TL Walls
Jan. 1, 1 Job Security
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