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Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR)

1st term Republican from Arkansas.

Bio

Residence: Dardanelle

Marital Status: Married (Anna)

Prev. Occupation: Management Consultant, Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: US House, 2013-15; US Senate, 2015-present

Military: USA, 2004-09

Education: AB Harvard University, 1998; JD Harvard University, 2002

Birthdate: 05/13/1977

Religion: Methodist

Percentage in Last Election: 56%

Major Opponent: Mark Pryor (D)*


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Tom Cotton via Web Form.

Website: cotton.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

124 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2353
Fax: (501) 223-9105

Little Rock Office: (more district offices)

1401 West Capitol Ave, Suite 235
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Phone: (501) 223-9081
Fax: (501) 244-9633



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Doug Coutts
  • Scheduler: Joni Deoudes
  • Legis. Dir.: Joe Kristol
  • Comm. Dir.: Caroline Rabbitt
  • Health LA: Abigail Welborn
  • Press Secy.: James Arnold
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Brian Colas
  • Judiciary LA: Brian Colas
  • Budget LA: Kyle Hauptman
  • Civil Rights LA: Joe Kristol
  • Science/Technology LA: Matteo Moran
  • Science/Technology LA: Chaker Stanley
  • Women's Issues LA: Abigail Welborn
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Abigail Welborn

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Tom Cotton voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Yea Voted For
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Yea Voted For
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Yea Voted For
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Yea Voted For
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Yea Voted For
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Nay Voted For
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Yea Voted For
R Collins Amendment to preserve federal funding of Planned Parenthood 12/03/2015 Nay Voted For
A Murray Amendment to provide $1 billion to abortion providers including Planned Parenthood 12/03/2015 Yea Voted For
P Passage of pro-life budget reconciliation bill (defunding Planned Parenthood, repealing Obamacare provisions) 12/03/2015 Yea Voted For
(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 Sen. Tom Cotton's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Tom Cotton a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. Tom Cotton
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.