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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

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
  • Health LA: Merrilee Rogers
  • Judiciary LA: Reisha Buster
  • Judiciary LA: Alex Lipow
  • Budget LA: Betsy Dudley
  • Civil Rights LA: Reisha Buster
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Merrilee Rogers
  • Science/Technology LA: Betsy Dudley
  • Women's Issues LA: Reisha Buster

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 Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

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 Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Steve Cohen
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.