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Congressman Steve Cohen from Tennessee

Profile for Congressman Steve Cohen from Tennessee

Congressman Steve  Cohen
Democrat
Tennessee
202-225-3265
District: 9

Next Election: 2020

Missed 1 Votes

Absent for 2% of Votes

Votes with Party 95%

Seniority: 14

Latest Votes:

Oct 17 2019

Voted Yes On Passage on HR1815

SEC Disclosure Effectiveness Testing Act

Oct 17 2019

Voted No On Agreeing to the Amendment on HR1815

Wagner of Missouri Part B Amendment No. 3

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Latest Announcements:

Oct 17 2019 - 1:15 PM

Congressman Cohen Presides at Hearing to Strengthen the Voting Rights Act

Oct 17 2019 - 10:49 AM

Congressman Cohen Remembers Congressman Elijah Cummings

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $532,415
Individual $158,161
PAC & SuperPac $370,347
Disbursements: $408,227
Individual Refunds $0
Committee Refunds $0
Debts owed $0
Cash on Hand $1,065,860

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Bills Sponsored:

Sep 20 2019

hr4440

House Judiciary Committee

1 cosponsors

To establish protocols for the investigation of uses of deadly force by Federal law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. - Sep 20 2019

Sep 12 2019

hr4311

House Judiciary Committee

1 cosponsors

To protect consumers from discriminatory State taxes on motor vehicle rentals.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law. - Oct 2 2019

Jul 25 2019

hr3959

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

0 cosponsors

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue rules requiring the inclusion of new safety equipment in school buses, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. - Jul 26 2019

Jul 23 2019

hr3902

House Financial Services Committee

1 cosponsors

To provide standards for physical condition and management of housing receiving assistance payments under section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937.

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. - Jul 23 2019

Jul 19 2019

hr3862

House Financial Services Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions.

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. - Jul 19 2019

Jul 15 2019

hres490

House Judiciary Committee

9 cosponsors

Condemning and censuring President Donald Trump.

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. - Jul 15 2019

Jul 12 2019

hr3738

House Judiciary Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to establish a grant program for jurisdictions with high rates of violent crime, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. - Aug 6 2019

Jul 10 2019

hr3663

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

2 cosponsors

To establish the complete streets program, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. - Jul 10 2019

Jul 9 2019

hr3646

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

4 cosponsors

To direct the Secretary of Transportation, acting through the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, to revise section 91.145 of title 14, Code of Federal Regulations, such that the term "sporting" does not limit the types of major events described in such section.

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. - Jul 9 2019

Jun 24 2019

hr3441

House Judiciary Committee

6 cosponsors

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to allow the Secretary of State to make available to the public records pertaining to the refusal of a visa or permit based on an alien's involvement in a violation of human rights or acts of significant corruption, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. - Jun 24 2019

Jun 18 2019

hr3304

House Judiciary Committee

3 cosponsors

To exempt for an additional 4-year period, from the application of the means-test presumption of abuse under chapter 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the Armed Forces and members of the National Guard who, after September 11, 2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense activity for not less than 90 days.

Signed by President. - Aug 26 2019

Jun 10 2019

hr3179

House Education and Labor

2 cosponsors

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 regarding proprietary institutions of higher education in order to protect students and taxpayers.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. - Jun 10 2019

Jun 5 2019

hr3123

House Ways and Means Committee

9 cosponsors

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the establishment of supermarkets in certain underserved areas.

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. - Jun 5 2019

May 17 2019

hr2824

House Financial Services Committee

2 cosponsors

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to require the inclusion of credit scores with free annual credit reports provided to consumers, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. - May 17 2019

Mar 27 2019

hr1914

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to national priority safety programs, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. - Mar 27 2019

Feb 27 2019

hr1400

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

42 cosponsors

To amend title 49, United States Code, to prohibit the transportation of horses in interstate transportation in a motor vehicle containing 2 or more levels stacked on top of one another, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. - Feb 27 2019

Sep 12 2018

hr6773

House Education and the Workforce Committee

0 cosponsors

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to issue rules requiring the inclusion of new safety equipment in school buses, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration o - Sep 12 2018

Jul 18 2018

hr6423

House Foreign Affairs Committee

0 cosponsors

To impose sanctions with respect to certain Russian financial institutions.

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. - Jul 18 2018

Jun 21 2018

hr6174

House Energy and Commerce Committee

14 cosponsors

To authorize funding for the creation and implementation of infant mortality pilot programs in standard metropolitan statistical areas with high rates of infant mortality, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Jun 21 2018

Mar 20 2018

hr5349

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

8 cosponsors

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1320 Autumn Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee, as the "Judge Russell B. Sugarmon Post Office Building".

The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection. - Dec 6 2018