Congressman Paul Cook

Representing the 8th District of California
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Jun 5, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) issued the following statement on his vote against an amendment regarding Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) during today’s National Defense Authorization Act hearing in House Armed Services Committee:
May 23, 2013 Press Release
Friday, May 24 – Monday, May 27 On Friday, Rep. Cook will visit Copper Mountain College, where he taught history and political science classes for years, to speak at the graduation ceremony. He will participate in Mule Days events in Inyo on Saturday and attend a Memorial Day event in Wrightwood on Monday.
May 22, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) issued the following statement in response to the House’s vote today to begin construction of the Keystone XL pipeline:
May 22, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) today announced that H.R. 850, the “Nuclear Iran Prevention Act,” was passed out of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
May 15, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) issued the following statement in response to the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) admission that it has been targeting conservative groups:
May 13, 2013 Press Release
JOSHUA TREE, Calif. – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) today cut the ceremonial ribbon to commemorate the opening of the new Joshua Tree Elementary School. Cook was joined by approximately 25 students and more than 50 individuals from the community. The new building is located about a mile north of the previous Joshua Tree Elementary School, which was built on an earthquake fault. The new school is located at 4950 Sunburst Avenue in Joshua Tree and will serve approximately 300 students when it opens this fall.
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May 9, 2013 Press Release
JOSHUA TREE, Calif. – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) will speak at the ribbon cutting ceremony of the new Joshua Tree Elementary School on Monday, May 13 at 10:30 a.m.
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Apr 26, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) presented his plan for the Johnson Valley Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) area on Friday morning to the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation. The bill, H.R. 1676, was introduced this past Tuesday and is co-sponsored by Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee.
Apr 23, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) today announced key support for his alternative plan for the proposed Twentynine Palms Marine base expansion.
Apr 19, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Marine Corps’ proposal to expand the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, California:

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