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Barbara Ward Cooper

Democratic — Representative — District 86
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Barbara Ward Cooper represents House District 86 in the Tennessee House, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 167 bills.

1996 15829.37
1998 19429.37
2000 14898.0
2002 25950.0
2004 22963.19
2006 18681.01
2008 21241.98
2010 16968.4
2012 15725.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HR 286

    Memorials, Interns - Desmond Frelix -

  • HR 242

    Memorials, Recognition - Mary B. Conner -

  • HJR 600

    Memorials, Recognition - Lea Ester Redmond-Terrell -

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  • HR 160

    Memorials, Recognition - Knights of Peter Claver, Inc., 70th Central States District Conference -

  • HJR 558

    Memorials, Recognition - Honors the City of Memphis's efforts to bring the 2016 4th Annual Rhythm & Blues Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony to Memphis. -

  • SB 2319

    Salaries and Benefits - As introduced, establishes a state minimum wage for all employees of $10.00 per hour. - Amends TCA Title 50, Chapter 2.

Recent Votes

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HR 310

FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 92100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SJR 848

FLOOR VOTE: PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 89100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 2054

FLOOR VOTE: PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 8086.0
•••No: 1111.0
•••Other: 22.0
SB 2243

FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7581.0
•••No: 1314.0
•••Other: 44.0
SB 1602

FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7578.0
•••No: 2021.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1558

FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO CONSIDER AMENDMENT # 8 BY Sargent PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7079.0
•••No: 1719.0
•••Other: 11.0
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Sources

Data on Open States is automatically collected nightly from the official website of the Tennessee General Assembly. If you notice any errors, feel free to contact us or verify that the data matches the official sources below.