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Rep. Jim Cooper, D-Tenn.

Member of the House (16th term)



District: Tennessee - 5th District
Political Highlights: U.S. House of Representatives, 1983-95; Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate, 1994
Born: June 19, 1954; Nashville, Tenn.
Residence: Nashville
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Married; three children, three stepchildren
Education: U. of North Carolina, B.A. 1975; Oxford U., B.A., M.A. 1977; Harvard U., J.D. 1980
Elected: 2002
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Intelligence and Special Operations; Seapower & Projection Forces; Strategic Forces - Chairman); Budget; Oversight & Reform (Environment); Select Intelligence (Intelligence Modernization & Readiness; Strategic Technologies & Advanced Research)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 22nd ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 38,510 followers

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