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Jim Cooper's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Jim Cooper
Office: U.S. House (TN) - 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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Date Title
Issue Position: Supporting Our Troops and Veterans
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
April 30, 2014 Cooper Blames Congress in Wake of China Report
April 18, 2014 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
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
May 22, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Weapon Capability
June 29, 2011 Cooper Supports U.S. Commitment to Palestinian-Israeli Negotiations
May 2, 2011 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 23, 2010 Letter To President Dmitry Medvedev, Russion Federation
July 23, 2009 Op-Ed: Obama Plan Offers Long-Term Success
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Department Of Defense Budget Request For Fiscal Year 2010
Jan. 9, 2008 U.S. Must Make Effort to Understand Conflict
Oct. 4, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Assessing the State of Iraqi Corruption
Feb. 14, 2007 Cooper Says American Troops Deserve A Better Strategy In Iraq
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Dec. 7, 2006 Iraq Study Group Report
June 14, 2006 The Iraqi War Debate
Dec. 16, 2005 Cardoza, Democrats Outline Principles for Success in Iraq
Oct. 6, 2004 National Public Radio - Talk of the Nation - Charles Duelfer's Report on Weapons of Mass Distruction in Iraq - Transcript
May 19, 2004 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005
March 2, 2004 Honoring the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assaut) on its Return From Operation Iraqi Freedom
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Defense
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