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.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) announced today the following addition to his staff.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Jim Cooper (TN-05) issued the following statement on his decision to vote to charge President Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress:
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jim Cooper (TN-05), announced that Tuneer Ghosh, a local high school junior, is the 2019 Congressional App Challenge winner for Tennessee’s 5th Congressional District.