WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) issued this statement in response to President Trump’s State of the Union Address:
“President Trump highlighted many of the accomplishments from the past two years, as well as many of the challenges we face ahead. Most importantly, he called for a renewed spirit of bipartisanship instead of more gridlock, frustration, and paralysis.
WASHINGTON- Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) announced today that he has been appointed as the Republican Leader for the House Natural Resources Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States. Cook has served as a member of this subcommittee since his first term of office in 2013.
WASHINGTON- Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) issued the following statement on Rep. Steve King's recent controversial and racist remarks:
WASHINGTON- Earlier today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) joined with Reps. Juan Vargas
WASHINGTON- Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) announced today that his bill HR 5513, the Big Bear Land Exchange Act, passed unanimously in the House of Representatives this afternoon.
WASHINGTON- Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) today announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) approved a loan of $12,000,000 and a grant of $3,000,000 to the City of Big Bear Lake to replace important water infrastructure.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) attended the U.S. Department of Labor announcement of the 2018 HIRE (Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing) Vets Medallion Program Demonstration Award, recognizing the meaningful and verifiable efforts undertaken by job creators to hire and retain veterans.
WASHINGTON – This past week, at least 12 pipe-bombs have been sent to the homes of prominent political and media figures. Law enforcement apprehended a man in connection to this act of terrorism earlier this morning.
Congressman Cook released the following statement after the arrest:
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) signed on as a co-sponsor for HR 7059, the Build the Wall, Enforce the Law Act of 2018.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Paul Cook (CA-08), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, and Rep. Albio Sires (NJ-08), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, issued the following statement on recent events involving political prisoners in Nicaragua and Venezuela: