Rep. Steve Cohen (D-Tennessee) biography

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Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN 9th District)

7th term Democrat from Tennessee 9th District.

Bio

Residence: Memphis

Marital Status: Single

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: Shelby Co. Commission, 1978-80; TN Senate, 1983-2006; US House, 2007-present

Education: BA Vanderbilt University, 1971; JD Memphis State University, 1973

Birthdate: 05/24/1949

Birthplace: Memphis, TN

Religion: Jewish

Percentage in Last Election: 79%

Major Opponent: Floyd Wayne Alberson


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Steve Cohen.

Website: cohen.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2104 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-4209
Phone: (202) 225-3265
Fax: (202) 225-5663

Memphis Office: (more district offices)

167 North Main Street, Suite 369
Memphis, Tennessee 38103
Phone: (901) 544-4131
Fax: (901) 544-4329



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Marilyn Dillihay
  • Scheduler: Alex Lipow
  • Legis. Dir.: Reisha Buster
  • Comm. Dir.: Bartholomew Sullivan
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Betsy Dudley
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Alex Schnelle
  • Education LA: Merrilee Rogers
  • Telecomm LA: Reisha Buster
  • Transportation LA: Alex Schnelle
  • Trade LA: Betsy Dudley
  • Commerce LA: Alex Schnelle
  • Labor LA: Betsy Dudley
  • Budget LA: Betsy Dudley
  • Government Affairs LA: Betsy Dudley
  • Space - NASA LA: Betsy Dudley
  • Animal Welfare LA: Marilyn Dillihay

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Steve Cohen voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 Yea Voted For
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/06/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Steve Cohen's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Steve Cohen a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
 

PAC

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