Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee

Veterans' Affairs

Our veterans are among the bravest and hardest working men and women in our nation, and we cannot say “thank you” often enough to them and their families for the sacrifices they made  The bravery and devotion veterans have shown throughout our history have helped build this great country, and each of us owes them—and their families—a debt of gratitude.

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February 3, 2017 Enewsletters

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February 3, 2017 Press Release

[WASHINGTON, DC] – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today introduced the Putting Our Veterans Back to Work Act to help reduce veteran unemployment and train our nation’s heroes for good-paying, high-demand jobs. Congressman Cohen’s legislation would reauthorize the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP), which helps train unemployed veterans for careers in high-demand occupations, through 2020. VRAP expired in March 2014.

December 9, 2016 Enewsletters

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December 7, 2016 Press Release

[WASHINGTON, DC] – Congressman Steve Cohen today released the following statement on the announcement that the Memphis VA Medical Center received a 1-out-of-5-star performance rating from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs:

November 18, 2016 Enewsletters

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November 11, 2016 Event

Each year, I host an appreciation luncheon for Memphis veterans because they are among the bravest and hardest working men and women in our nation, and words alone cannot express the gratitude I and our nation owe them for the dedication and sacrifice they've made in service to our country.  My annual luncheon is also a time to thank their families because I know that they too have made many sacrifices. We cannot say “thank you” often enough.

November 11, 2016 Press Release

[MEMPHIS, TN] – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) released the following statement to commemorate Veterans Day:

November 10, 2016 Enewsletters

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November 4, 2016 Enewsletters

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October 28, 2016 Enewsletters

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