WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) made the following statement after H.R. 748, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed the House by voice vote:
NASHVILLE – Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced today that his Nashville office will begin teleworking effective immediately in an effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The office is expected to telework until further notice. Nashville staff will be accessible via email and telephone during regular business hours.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced today that his Washington, DC office would close for public business beginning Friday, March 13 to protect the health and safety of Members, staff, and visitors to the Capitol. The office is expected to remain closed through Friday, March 20. All Washington-based staff will telework and will be accessible via email.
NASHVILLE – Following the tornadoes in Tennessee earlier this week, the president has approved Tennessee’s request for Major Disaster Declaration. FEMA released the information below and attached.
State of Tennessee
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee congressional delegation released the following statement in response to the tornadoes that swept across Tennessee early this morning:
WASHINGTON – Today, the House passed H.R. 3830, The Taxpayers Right-to-Know Act. Rep Jim Cooper (TN-05) and Rep. Tim Walberg (MI-07) reintroduced the measure last session.
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced that he has invited his constituent and executive director of the Tennessee Justice Center, Michele Johnson, to attend the 2020 State of the Union address as his guest.
NASHVILLE – Last fall, the Davidson County Election Commission, U.S. Representative Jim Cooper (TN-05), and the Mayor’s Youth Council announced the partnership for the third year of nonpartisan high school voter registration drives.