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Steve Cohen's Public Statements

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
July 22, 2009 Minimum Wage Workers Will Have More Financial Freedom Starting Friday
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
July 17, 2009 $1.9 Million In Federal Funding For Harbor Maintenance And Sustainable Energy Development
July 14, 2009 The Majority Makers And Health Care
July 14, 2009 The Restoration Of America's Global Position
July 10, 2009 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2010
July 10, 2009 Acknowledging The Progress And Importance Of Ghana
July 10, 2009 Congressman Cohen Wins Increase In Veterans Health Care
July 9, 2009 Cohen Chairs Hearing On Federal Efforts To Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure
June 30, 2009 Starting Tomorrow, Paying For College Gets A Little Easier
June 26, 2009 Cohen Wins Increase To Save America's Treasures And History
June 25, 2009 Health Care For All
June 25, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
June 24, 2009 Support For Veterans Health Care Reform And Improvements
June 24, 2009 Markup of H.Res. 537, Requesting that the President and Directing that the Attorney General Transmit to the House of Representatives All Information in their Possession Relating to Specific Communications Regarding Detainees...
June 24, 2009 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010
June 23, 2009 The Women Veterans Health Care Improvement Act
June 19, 2009 Impeaching Judge Samuel B. Kent
June 16, 2009 Cohen-Authored Bills Unanimously Pass The House Of Representatives
June 11, 2009 Condemming Shooting At U.S. Holocaust Museum
June 11, 2009 The Need For Passing Hate Crimes Legislation
June 9, 2009 Cash For Clunkers Passes House
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
June 9, 2009 Statement On Unveiling Of Health Care Reform Outline
June 3, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary - The Impeachment of Samuel B. Kent of the Southern District of Texas
June 1, 2009 Statement On General Motors Bankruptcy
May 27, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department Of The Interior
May 26, 2009 Congressman Cohen Statement on Supreme Court Nomination
May 26, 2009 Congressman Cohen Statement On Supreme Court Nomination
May 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Crime, Terrorism And Homeland Security Of The House Committee On The Judiciary - Unfairness In Federal Cocaine Sentencing: Is It Time To Crack The 100-To-1 Disparity?
May 21, 2009 FAA Reauthorization Act Of 2009
May 20, 2009 Congressman Cohen Hails Passage Of Credit Card Holders Bill Of Rights
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
May 20, 2009 Congressman Cohen Joins President Obama As Housing Relief Bill Is Signed Into Law
May 14, 2009 Congressman Cohen Statement on House Passage of 21st Century Green, High-Performing Schools Act
May 7, 2009 Congressman Cohen Introduces Canned Hunting Legislation
May 6, 2009 Public Contract Law Technical Corrections
May 6, 2009 Congressman Cohen Announces that Seniors, Vets to Receive $250 Checks
May 6, 2009 Honoring Jack Kemp
May 5, 2009 Congressman Cohen Chairs Subcommittee Hearing on Credit Card Arbitration Practices
May 5, 2009 Look Into Causes Of Economic Morass
May 1, 2009 Congressman Cohen Votes to Pass Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights
April 30, 2009 Congressman Cohen's Statement on H1N1 Flu in the 9th District
April 29, 2009 Congressman Cohen Introduces Legislation to Strengthen Homelessness Task Force
April 29, 2009 Congressman Cohen Votes for Hate Crimes Legislation
April 28, 2009 Congressman Cohen Statement on Equal Pay Day
April 2, 2009 Congressman Cohen Introduces Reforms to Deferred Prosecutions
March 31, 2009 New Report Finds 1.7 Million Tennesseans Were Uninsured at Some Point in 2007-2008
March 24, 2009 Letter to the Honorable John M. Spratt Jr., Chairman, House Committee on the Budget, and the Honorable Paul Ryan, Ranking Member, Committee on the Budget
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