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Steve Cohen's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 05/24/1949
Birth Place: Memphis, TN
Home City: Memphis, TN
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
July 15, 2014 House Passes Ban on Internet Access Taxes
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Urging FAA to Not Allow Cell Phone Calls in Flight
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Sept. 12, 2013 Congressman Bachus Backs Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
Jan. 20, 2012 Cohen Statement on Postponement of Vote on SOPA
Aug. 22, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Leader Pelosi
May 12, 2011 Chairman Smith and Rep. Cohen Introduce Digital Goods Bill
March 16, 2011 Cohen Announces $16.7 Million for Upgrades at Memphis International Airport
Dec. 21, 2010 Cohen Votes to Support COMPETES Act
Dec. 7, 2010 Roll Call - Cohen: We Must Hold the Media Accountable
Jan. 13, 2010 National And Commercial Space Programs
Sept. 16, 2009 U.S. House Endorses Congressman Cohen Plan To Increase Investment In Alternative Fuel Research
June 9, 2009 Hearing Of The Commercial And Administrative Law Subcommittee Of The House Judiciary Committee; Subject: H.R. 1521, The Cell Tax Fairness Act Of 2009
May 23, 2008 Congressman Cohen Introduces Legislation to End "Libel Tourism"
Oct. 25, 2007 Congressman Cohen Urges FCC Against Repealing Media Ownership Rules
Oct. 25, 2007 Letter to Kevin J. Martin, Federal Communications Commission Chairman
Sept. 4, 2007 Congressman Cohen Votes to Expand Wireless Technology for Minority-Serving Institutions
May 7, 2006 Letter To TL Walls
Jan. 1, 1 Real LeadershipÂ… Â…Real Results
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