Congressman Jim Cooper

Representing the 5th District of Tennessee

Press Releases

Jun 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced today the addition of two Tennesseans to his staff.

Jun 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced that he will cosponsor the bipartisan Defending the Integrity of Voting Systems Act. The bill would make it a federal crime to hack voting systems, allowing the Department of Justice to investigate and prosecute those who seek to manipulate election systems equipment in federal elections.

Jun 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) made the following statement in response to the House Committee on Oversight’s vote to hold Attorney General William Barr and Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt for refusing to provide documents related to the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 decennial census.

Jun 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) released the following statement in response to the House’s passage of H.Res. 430, the Civil Contempt and Subpoena Enforcement Resolution.

Jun 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) made the following statement following the passage of H.R. 6, the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019, in the House of Representatives. 

May 29, 2019 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) released the following statement in response to special counsel Robert Mueller’s public remarks about the Russia investigation.

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
Lipscomb Academy junior, Mattie Neal, will have her work displayed in U.S. Capitol

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.

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