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Steve Cohen's Public Statements on Issue: Campaign Finance and Elections

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: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
Aug. 8, 2014 Newsletter: Supporting Innovators in the Ninth District
June 25, 2014 One Year Later, Cohen Scolds Republicans for Failure to Address Supreme Court's Voting Rights Act Decision
June 25, 2014 Voting Rights Amendment Act
May 22, 2014 Letter to Daniel Werfel, Acting Commissioner Internal Revenue Service- Regulate Tax Exempt Groups
April 8, 2014 Cohen Presses Attorney General Holder to Protect Shelby County Voters
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Oct. 23, 2013 Cohen Introduces Legislation to Protect Voting Rights of Tennesseans
Sept. 30, 2013 Cohen Applauds DOJ Lawsuit to Prevent Voter Suppression and Racial Discrimination in North Carolina
Aug. 6, 2013 On 48th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act, Cohen Calls on Congress to Address Supreme Court Ruling
July 25, 2013 Cohen on DOJ Seeking to Preclear Texas Voting Law Changes: "A Win for Civil Rights"
Jan. 16, 2013 Cohen Introduces Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act
May 31, 2012 Cohen Responds to Shelby County Election Commission Committment to Ensure Accuracy of Records
March 28, 2012 Letters to President Obama and Douglas Shulman, Commissioner of Internal Revenue Service
March 23, 2012 Free Photo Identification
Nov. 18, 2011 Voter Identification Laws
Nov. 15, 2011 Rep. Fudge Joins Whip Hoyer and House Democrats for Forum on State Voter Laws
Nov. 14, 2011 Cohen and House Democrats Hold Forum on State Voters Laws
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith, John Conyers, Daniel E. Lungren and Robert A. Brady
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
July 13, 2011 Cohen, Civil Rights Leaders, Members of Congress Stand Up for Voting Rights at Capitol
June 24, 2010 Cohen Votes to Support DISCLOSE Act to Shed Light on Election Spending
Nov. 18, 2009 Honoring The 25th Anniversary Of Rev. Jesse Jackson's Presidential Campaign
June 25, 2007 Congress Passes The Deceptive Practices And Voter Intimidation Prevention Act Of 2007
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