Congressman Paul Cook

Representing the 8th District of California
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Press Releases

Mar 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) voted today for H. Con Res 75, a resolution that condemns violence against Christians, Yezidis, and other ethnic and religious minorities as genocide. This resolution passed the house with overwhelming support.

Mar 2, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) voted today for H.R. 3716, the Ensuring Terminated Providers are Removed from Medicaid and CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program) Act. The bipartisan bill's reforms would save $15 million by eliminating payments to fraudulent providers. The measure would also save millions of dollars for state Medicaid programs.

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Feb 12, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) issued the following statement after President Obama created three new monuments in the California desert:

Feb 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Today, the House passed legislation that included Rep. Paul Cook’s (R-Apple Valley) Veterans Employment and Training Service Longitudinal Study Act. The bill language ensures veterans receive effective job training services. The language was passed as part of a larger veterans’ bill, H.R. 3016, the Veterans Employment, Education, and Healthcare Improvement Act.

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Jan 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) announced that the County of San Bernardino has endorsed his bipartisan bill, HR 4313, the Historic Routes Preservation Act. This bipartisan bill provides an administrative means for the federal government to confirm rights-of-way on public lands administered by the Departments of Interior and Agriculture.

Jan 13, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted for HR 3662, the Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act. This bill strengthens congressional oversight over the administration’s sanctions against Iranian terrorism financiers. Rep. Cook is a cosponsor of this legislation.

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Jan 12, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Today, Rep. Paul Cook voted for HR 757, the North Korea Sanctions Enforcement Act. This bill strengthens US. sanctions against North Korea following its latest reported nuclear test. Rep. Cook is a cosponsor of this legislation.

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Jan 6, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON- Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) introduced HR 4313, the Historic Routes Preservation Act. This bipartisan bill provides an administrative means for the federal government to confirm rights-of-way on public lands administered by the Departments of Interior and Agriculture.

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Dec 16, 2015 Press Release

Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) voted for H.R. 3654, the Combat Terrorist Use of Social Media Act of 2015. This bipartisan legislation requires President Obama to lay out a strategy to counter terrorist use of social media.

Dec 10, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, Rep. Paul Cook’s (R-Apple Valley) bill, HR 3668, the California Minerals, Off-Road Recreation, and Conservation Act (CMORCA), continued to gain local support and took a significant step toward becoming law.

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