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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Jul 25, 2013

Nashville Democrat Jim Cooper was Tennessee’s only congressman to vote against new restrictions on the National Security Agency’s collection of phone records and other sensitive data, Nashville Public Radio reports. Cooper justified his stance in favor of the NSA data collection programs, saying they’ve been ruled constitutional by every judge who’s reviewed them.