Representative Jim Cooper's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Jim Cooper
Current Office: U.S. House - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Martha; 3 Children: Mary, Jamie, Hayes
Birth Date: 06/19/1954
Birth Place: Nashville, TN
Home City: Nashville, TN
Religion: Episcopalian
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Issue Position: Supporting Our Troops and Veterans 4/30/14 Cooper Blames Congress in Wake of China Report 4/18/14 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo 2/12/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran 5/22/12 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Weapon Capability 6/29/11 Cooper Supports U.S. Commitment to Palestinian-Israeli Negotiations 5/02/11 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden 4/23/10 Letter To President Dmitry Medvedev, Russion Federation 7/23/09 Op-Ed: Obama Plan Offers Long-Term Success 5/13/09 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Department Of Defense Budget Request For Fiscal Year 2010 1/09/08 U.S. Must Make Effort to Understand Conflict 10/04/07 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Assessing the State of Iraqi Corruption 2/14/07 Cooper Says American Troops Deserve A Better Strategy In Iraq 2/13/07 Iraq War Resolution 12/07/06 Iraq Study Group Report 6/14/06 The Iraqi War Debate 12/16/05 Cardoza, Democrats Outline Principles for Success in Iraq 10/06/04 National Public Radio - Talk of the Nation - Charles Duelfer's Report on Weapons of Mass Distruction in Iraq - Transcript 5/19/04 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005 3/02/04 Honoring the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assaut) on its Return From Operation Iraqi Freedom 1/01/12 Issue Position: Defense