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Jim Cooper represents Tennessee’s Fifth District in the U.S. House of Representatives.
We can, and must, make better sausage in the factory of Congress.
U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper
In politics as in life, you get what you pay for. In politics today, taxpayers are hiring mediocre talent, candidates who think their job is to duck the big policy issues in order to get elected and reelected.
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