Congressman Paul Cook

Representing the 8th District of California
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

Here are Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources and information for constituents of the Eighth District of California. 

Please note that this page is not a source for official medical advice. If you are experiencing symptoms of Coronavirus, please contact your healthcare provider and follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) direction, which can be found on this page under "What to do if you are sick."

We will continue to update this page as more information becomes available.

**Citizens traveling abroad**

Any American citizen or permanent resident who has traveled in the Schengen Area (EU), China, Iran, the United Kingdom, or Ireland at any point during the 14 days prior to their scheduled travel to the U.S will have to return through one of thirteen airports in the United States to undergo enhanced entry screening.

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a list of the thirteen approved airports.

What should you know about the Coronavirus?

The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. To learn more about the Coronavirus, its symptoms, and how it spreads, click here to access the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Coronavirus fact sheet.

For the latest information on the Coronavirus disease, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website at

Health Guides and Resources

Please visit this page to access health resources and learn about the important steps that you can take to avoid getting sick and help prevent the spread of Coronavirus.

Additional information from our county public health sites can be found here:

Unemployment Information

In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, Congress passed legislation providing extra assistance to those experiencing reduced work hours or those who have lost their jobs.

If you have become unemployed or partially unemployed, please click HERE to learn more about the benefits available to you.

What you need to know about Recovery Rebates

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act authorized a one-time tax rebate check to every qualifying American.

Click HERE to learn more about recovery rebates and what it means for you.

Resources and Information for:

County and City Government Closures and Cancellations

How to Help

For those of you who've asked how you can help fight the Coronavirus, please visit this page on the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) website.

We must work together and all do our part to protect the health and safety

of the American people.