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Family Ties for Rep. Steve Cohen (-Tennessee, 9th)
In Office
Alternate Name: Stephen Ira Cohen

 
Below we show financial and other ties of note between this member of Congress and his or her family members. Much or all of the data was made possible with the exhaustive research by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington.
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Family Ties Rep. Steve Cohen Family

Family Member Rep. Steve Cohen (self)

  • EarmarksRep. Steve Cohen is associated with organizations that have received earmarks from him:

    • University of Memphis (related to University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $1,600,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Battlefield Nursing
      • $1,200,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Intelligent Network-Centric Sensor Development Program
      • $1,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Memphis- Shelby County Operation Safe Community
      • $685,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Memphis, TN for an entrepreneurial training program
      • $1,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Memphis, Shelby County, the City of Memphis and the State District Attorney General jointly working on combining resources to deal with growing gang numbers and increased violent crime
      • $1,880,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Memphis, for combined law enforcement efforts
      • $564,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Memphis Integrated Gang and Violent Crime Reduction Program
      • $307,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Memphis, Memphis, TN for facilities and equipment for the community health building