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Rep. Jere Cooper

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 8th District

Cooper was the representative for Tennessee’s 8th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1953 to 1958.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee’s 9th congressional district as a Democrat from 1943 to 1952; the representative for Tennessee’s 8th congressional district as a Democrat from 1933 to 1942; the representative for Tennessee’s 9th congressional district as a Democrat from 1931 to 1933; and the representative for Tennessee’s 9th congressional district as a Democrat from 1929 to 1931.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Apr 1929 to Aug 1957, Cooper missed 22 of 2,519 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 1957. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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