WASHINGTON- Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted in favor of H. Res. 658, a bipartisan resolution that condemns the terrorist attacks that occurred in Brussels on Tuesday, which resulted in the deaths of more than 30 innocent people and wounded 230. The resolution passed unanimously on the House floor.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) issued the following statement on the terrorist attacks that occurred in Brussels:
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) voted today for HR 4314, the Counterterrorism Screening and Assistance Act of 2016. The bipartisan bill passed the House with overwhelming support.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) voted today for H. Res 639, which would allow the Speaker of the House of Representatives to file an amicus brief on behalf of the House in the court case Texas v. U.S. An amicus brief is a document that is filed in a court by someone who is not directly related to the case under consideration. The U.S.
WASHINGTON- Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) is pleased to announce that the VA Loma Linda Healthcare System is evaluating the feasibility of instituting the Veterans Express Transit System (VETS) in the Victor Valley.
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.
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.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) issued the following statement after President Obama created three new monuments in the California desert:
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.
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.