WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted twice this week to rein in the growing problem of executive overreach and restore a constitutional separation of powers. H.R. 4198, the “Executive Needs to Faithfully Observe and Respect Congressional Enactments of the Law Act,” better known as the ENFORCE the Law Act and H.R.
WASHINGTON – Earlier today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) signed onto a bipartisan letter from the Inland Empire Congressional delegation to the US Department of Commerce calling for San Bernardino and Riverside Counties to be designated as a manufacturing community under the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership (IMCP).
WASHINGTON – Earlier today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted for H.R. 938, “United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2013.” Rep. Cook is a cosponsor of this legislation.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) congratulated the 163rd Air Reconnaissance Wing on the award of six new MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft.
WASHINGTON –Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted for H.R. 3865, “Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014.” This important legislation will end the targeting of conservative organizations by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) announced the opening of the annual 8th Congressional District Art Contest and invited high school students to participate in the contest. Every spring, a nationwide high school arts competition is sponsored by members of the U.S. House of Representatives.
WASHINGTON –Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted on legislation to stop government abuse. With scandals in the IRS, NSA, and numerous other government agencies, the House of Representatives has taken up legislation designed to protect citizens from this government fraud and abuse.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) announced today that he has signed on as a cosponsor to H.R. 3086, the “Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act.” This important legislation will keep internet access affordable, drive innovation, and promote access to the internet as a critical gateway to jobs, education, healthcare, and entrepreneurial opportunities.
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted to restore the full Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) to all military retirees. This would undo the recent reduction to COLA and ensure that all veterans receive the full benefits that they were promised.
WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted for H.R. 3964, the "Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act." This vital piece of legislation addresses the drought in California by cutting through the bureaucratic red tape, which has prevented timely water delivery to Southern California. Rep. Cook is an original cosponsor of this important bill.