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Steve Cohen's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
May 21, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Tennessee Senators, Representatives Ask for Details on Administration Medicare Policy that Violates Tennessee Law and Harms Tennessee Businesses
May 21, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Details on Administration Medicare Policy
May 16, 2013 Senators Coburn, Burr React to GAO Report on Hospital Payment Modification
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Dec. 20, 2012 Cohen Statement on Protecting Social Security Benefits in Fiscal Cliff Negotiations
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Dec. 12, 2012 Don't Raise Eligibility Age for Medicare
April 26, 2012 Protecting Our Future
March 20, 2012 Second Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
Nov. 8, 2011 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
April 14, 2011 Creating Jobs
Oct. 22, 2010 Helping Social Security Recipients
Oct. 18, 2010 Cohen Announces Vote to Provide One-Time $250 Check for Seniors
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack Obama, President, The United States of America
Aug. 23, 2010 E-Newsletter - Out of Iraq
Aug. 13, 2010 Cohen Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Social Security
June 9, 2010 Part D Doughnut Hole
May 25, 2010 Cohen Chairs Hearing on How to Protect Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcy
Nov. 19, 2009 House Passes Bill To Ensure Continued Access To Doctors Through Medicare
May 6, 2009 Congressman Cohen Announces that Seniors, Vets to Receive $250 Checks
Jan. 28, 2008 Congressman Cohen's Statement on the State of the Union Address
Jan. 1, 1 Social Security
Jan. 1, 1 Seniors
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Seniors - Medicare
Issue Position: Seniors - Social Security
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