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
General Nov. 4, 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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5/17/06 Providing For Further Consideration of H. CON. RES. 376, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget For Fiscal Year 2007 5/05/06 Cooper Works to Recognize the African American Spiritual as a National Treasure 5/02/06 The "Do Less than Nothing Congress" 5/02/06 Blue Dog Coalition 5/01/06 The Financial Times Editorial - A Truer Measure of America's Ballooning Deficit 4/27/06 Letter to Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee Hon. Duncan Hunter 4/25/06 Debt and the Deficit 4/15/06 E-Newsletter 4/06/06 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2007 3/31/06 Cooper Amendment to Give Taxpayers Fairer and Clearer Picture of Budget Deficit 3/31/06 Cooper Pushes for Earmark Reform in Budget Committee Mark-Up 3/27/06 Cooper Joins Students and Area Musicians to Recognize Importance of Music in Our Schools 3/08/06 Congressman Cooper Visits Katrina-Ravaged Areas 3/08/06 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 4167, National Uniformity for Food Act of 2005 3/07/06 Blue Dog Coalition 3/02/06 New Report Shows Budget Deficit More than Twice Amount Stated in President's Budget 2/22/06 Cooper Statement Opposing Deal on Port Security 2/15/06 Honoring those who Served in the United States Colored Troops During the Civil War 2/15/06 Ford, Cooper, Davis, Gordon and Tanner urge House leaders to move legislation calling on Bush Administration to consult with Governors and Congress on 2/10/06 Cooper Says He Will Fight Against Cuts in Veterans Benefits Program 2/03/06 Cooper Urges Rumsfeld to Keep National Guard at Current Level 2/01/06 Relating to Consideration of S. 1932, Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 2/01/06 Honoring A National Leader in Child Safety: Dr. Robert Sanders 1/31/06 Saluting the Tennessee Army National Guard's 168th Military Police Battalion 12/18/05 Waiving Points of Order Against Conference Report on H.R. 2863, Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2006 12/16/05 Cardoza, Democrats Outline Principles for Success in Iraq 12/09/05 Harman Urges Adoption of Anti-Torture Provision 12/06/05 Blue Dog Coalition 11/18/05 Cooper Opposes Deficit-Increasing Republican Budget 11/16/05 Congress Remembers Rosa Parks 11/16/05 Return to PAYGO 11/09/05 PAYGO Proposal 10/27/05 Disapproving the Recommendations of the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission 10/21/05 National Debt Now at $8 Trillion; Cooper Urges President to Act Now 10/20/05 Cooper Urges Officals to Do More to Help Seniors Confused by New Prescription Drug Options 10/18/05 The Growing National Debt 9/07/05 Cooper Urges Federal Government to Take Action Against Price Gouging 7/26/05 Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2005 6/21/05 The Budget Deficit 5/25/05 The Financial Condition of our Nation's Government 5/24/05 Urging Members to Support Federal Funding of Stem Cell and Cord Blood Research 5/04/05 Deficit and Debt Crisis 4/27/05 The Budget 4/05/05 Federal Budget Deficit 3/25/05 A Tale of Creditors and Drunken Sailors 3/16/05 The Budget 3/16/05 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2006 3/15/05 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief, 2005 3/15/05 The Missing-In-Action President 3/15/05 Blue Dog Coalition 12-Step Budget Reform Plan