Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee

Congressman Cohen Rates Perfect Score from Common Cause

September 12, 2018
Press Release
Good government group reviewed 15 measures for Democracy Scorecard

WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) received a 100 percent score from the government watchdog group Common Cause on Wednesday after it assessed 15 measures involving money in politics, voting rights, Net Neutrality, overturning the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision, presidential conflicts of interest and abuse of power, and redistricting reform. See the scorecard here. Congressman Cohen made the following statement:

“I’m a proud co-sponsor of all 15 bills highlighted in Common Cause’s 2018 Democratic Scorecard. I’ll continue to fight for protecting and expanding the Voting Rights Act, for fairness in campaign finance and elections, for Net Neutrality, for ethics and integrity at the White House and in Congress, and for the protection of our Constitution and democracy.”

Congressman Cohen was one of just 31 members to receive a perfect score and the only member to do so from Tennessee.