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Rep. Paul Cook (R-CA 8th District)

4th term Republican from California 8th District.

Bio

Residence: Yucca Valley

Marital Status: Married (Jeanne)

Prev. Occupation: Professor, Marine Corps Officer

Prev. Political Exp.: Yucca Valley Town Council, 1998-2006; CA Assembly, 2006-12

Military: USMC, 1966-92

Education: BS Southern CT St. Univ., 1966; MPA CA St. Univ. - San Bernardino, 1996; MA Univ. of CA - Riverside, 2000

Birthdate: 03/03/1943

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 64%

Major Opponent: Rita Ramirez-Dean


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Paul Cook.

Website: cook.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

1027 Longworth House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-0508
Phone: (202) 225-5861
Fax: (202) 225-6498

Apple Valley Office: (more district offices)

14955 Dale Evans Parkway
Apple Valley, California 92307
Phone: (760) 247-1815



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: John Sobel
  • Scheduler: Anna Dove
  • Legis. Dir.: Colby Kuhns
  • Comm. Dir.: Michael Fresquez
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Kellie Hartl
  • Health LA: Kellie Hartl
  • Judiciary LA: Dan Ferry
  • Budget LA: Colby Kuhns
  • Civil Rights LA: Dan Ferry
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Kellie Hartl
  • Science/Technology LA: Colby Kuhns
  • Women's Issues LA: Kellie Hartl

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Paul Cook voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Nay Voted For
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Nay Voted For
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Yea Voted For
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Yea Voted For
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Nay Voted For
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Nay Voted For
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Nay Voted For
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Yea Voted For
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Yea Voted For
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Paul Cook's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Paul Cook a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Paul Cook
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.