Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee


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October 31, 2007 Press Release

Congressman Cohen expressed his firm support for the new bill, which will correct narrow interpretations of the ADA in a series of decisions by conservative federal courts over the past few years. “These courts have held that things as basic as liver function, thinking and communication are not ‘major life

October 25, 2007 Press Release

In the letter, Cohen wrote: “Such changes would have the effect of reducing meaningful competition among media outlets, decreasing coverage of local issues, offering fewer editorial perspectives, providing fewer and less diverse options for creative talent, homogenizing and eliminating radio formats, and eliminating airplay opportunities for recording artists.”

October 25, 2007 Press Release
“Madam Speaker, the City of Memphis, Tennessee, has lost one of its finest citizens: Kenneth Whalum, Sr.” said Congressman Cohen during his statement.
October 17, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Steve Cohen voted for H.R. 2095, the Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act of 2007. This legislation passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 377 to 38.