Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee

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September 10, 2007 Floor Statements

 Congressman Cohen Gives Floor Statement on September 11th Tragedy

September 4, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Steve Cohen voted for H.R. 694, the Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technological Opportunity Act. This legislation passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 331 to 59.

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August 28, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) is headed to New Orleans to view the areas that were devastated when Hurricane Katrina made landfall on August 29, 2005.

August 28, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) has learned that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is releasing ice stored in its Memphis Americold warehouse free of charge to the public for non-consumption purposes.  

August 27, 2007 Press Release

Memphis, TN – Upon learning of the resignation of U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales, Congressman Steve Cohen called on the President to nominate James Comey, former Deputy Attorney General under the current administration, to lead the Department of Justice.

August 27, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Today Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced that the Department of Justice is awarding The Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program (JAG) in the amount of $1,184,287 to Memphis and Shelby County governments.

August 24, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Today Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced the Department of Health and Human Services grant award in the amount of $353,153 for the LeBonheur Community Outreach Ryan White Care Act Title IV Adolescent Initiative.

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