WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) announced that San Bernardino County will receive a $42 million federal grant to benefit childhood and early childhood education programs.
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) joined the House Foreign Affairs Committee in passing a bill to protect the United States from Iranian terrorism. H.R. 4411, the Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act, passed out of committee on a unanimous bipartisan vote. Rep. Cook was a cosponsor of this bill.
WASHINTON – Last night, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) voted to protect Americans’ privacy by voting for the Massie-Sensenbrenner Amendment, which closes two legal loopholes that allow the NSA to spy on Americans. This vital amendment to the Department of Defense Appropriation Bill passed on a bipartisan 293-123 vote.
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) released the following statement regarding the apprehension of Ahmed Abu Khatallah, the terrorist accused of playing a key role in the assault on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012:
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) voted for two bills that will foster small businesses growth, H.R. 4457, the America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2014, and H.R. 4453, the Permanent S Corporation Built-In Gains Recognition Period Act of 2014. Both bills adjust the tax code to ease the tax burden on America’s small businesses.
WASHINGTON – Last night, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) voted to deny any funds for the California High Speed Rail project. This project, which was sold to California taxpayers as a $30 billion project, has tripled to over $90 billion due to deceitful cost projections, lawsuits, and regulatory delays.
Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) voted in favor of H.R. 4810, the Veterans Access to Care Act, a bipartisan bill that easily passed in the House of Representatives. This bill will give veterans immediate access to care from the private sector. The Veterans Access to Care Act allows veterans who have been forgotten to receive the medical care they desperately need.
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R – Apple Valley) cosponsored the Veterans Access to Care Act, a bipartisan bill that will decrease wait times and improve quality of care for Veterans. The bill also brings much needed accountability at the VA.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) issued the following statement commemorating the 70th anniversary of D-Day:
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) denounced the President’s latest job-killing regulations after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced new regulations on American power plants earlier today.