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Steve Cohen's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 05/24/1949
Birth Place: Memphis, TN
Home City: Memphis, TN
Religion: Jewish
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Date Title
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Nov. 14, 2013 Cohen, Durbin, Harkin: Congress Should End Loophole that Encourages For-Profit Colleges To Target Veterans & Servicemembers
July 18, 2012 Cohen Offers Amendment to Reduce Funding in Afghanistan
May 25, 2012 Congressman Cohen Observes Memorial Day
Feb. 2, 2012 Cohen Statement on Black History Month
Dec. 6, 2011 Changes in Membership Requirements for Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc.
Dec. 1, 2011 House Approves Bipartisan National Guard & Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act
Nov. 29, 2011 House Approves Bipartisan National Guard & Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act
Nov. 29, 2011 National Guard and Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act of 2011
Nov. 29, 2011 House Approves Bipartisan National Guard & Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act
June 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of The United States - Afghanistan Troop Withdraw
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 15, 2011 Cohen Introduces Bipartisan National Guard & Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act
May 10, 2011 Letter to Chairman McKeon
March 11, 2011 Cohen Introduces the Honor the WISH Act
Dec. 15, 2010 Cohen Votes to Repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Nov. 22, 2010 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Aug. 23, 2010 E-Newsletter - Out of Iraq
Dec. 9, 2009 House Votes To Extend Tax Relief To Families, Teachers, Homeowners, Military Families
Nov. 19, 2009 House Passes Bill To Ensure Continued Access To Doctors Through Medicare
Oct. 22, 2009 Stop-loss Compensation Now Available For Service Members
July 10, 2009 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2010
July 10, 2009 Congressman Cohen Wins Increase In Veterans Health Care
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
March 24, 2009 Congressman Cohen Chairs Subcommittee Hearing on Military Medical Accountability
March 19, 2009 Congressman Cohen Introduces the Honor the WISH Act
Dec. 26, 2008 Congressman Cohen Highlights Military Family Programs
Dec. 13, 2007 Congressman Cohen Backs New Plan to Support Troops and Strengthen Military
Oct. 9, 2007 Congressman Cohen Returns from Iraq Study Mission, Praises Troops
Oct. 9, 2007 American Troops in Iraq
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
May 15, 2007 Cops Improvements Act Of 2007
March 8, 2007 Honoring The Fallen
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Defense & Military
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