Congressman Jim Cooper

Representing the 5th District of Tennessee

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May 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced today he will cosponsor another bill to secure U.S. elections, the Protecting American Votes and Elections (PAVE) Act of 2019.

Apr 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) today announced the winner of the Congressional Art Competition from Tennessee’s 5th district.

Apr 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) issued the following statement on the release of the redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report.

Mar 28, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) blasted a bill that advanced in the Tennessee General Assembly yesterday, which would restrict the ability of civic, religious, and campus groups to help Tennesseans register to vote. 

Mar 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) issued the following statement on the House’s passage of H.R.1, the For the People Act of 2019.

Feb 28, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) issued the following statement on the House’s passage of H.R.8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 and H.R. 1112, the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019.

Feb 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) issued the following statement on the House’s passage of a resolution to block President Trump’s national emergency declaration.

Jan 31, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced that he is cosponsoring the Bicameral Congressional Trade Authority Act of 2019, which was introduced this week.

Jan 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced today his appointment as chairman of the Strategic Forces Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC).

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Oct 26, 2015 In The News

By Frank Daniels III in The Tennessean 

“Our elections don’t suffer from over-participation,” deadpanned state Sen. Steve Dickerson, R-Nashville, last week when asked why he was partnering with U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper, D-Nashville, to encourage teenagers to register to vote.

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Oct 30, 2013 Video

"Fixing Congress" (Video)

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