All posts tagged "politics"
SB 673 Voted Down in Senate Education Committee
An attempt by local Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) to allow parents access to controversial sexual education curriculum was killed by democrat lawmakers in the State Senate. Many parents across the State of California had expressed concerns...
- Posted January 19, 2020
Parents to Rally at Capitol for Sex-Ed Transparency Bill
A parents’ rights group in California is planning to hold a rally at the state capitol next Wednesday when the Senate Education Committee meets to vote on a bill requiring greater transparency regarding sex education curriculum. SB...
- Posted January 12, 2020
2020-21 Capital Fellows Program Now Taking Applications
Attention college students and recent grads. Do you have aspirations for a career in public service? Or interested in the court system? Here’s your chance to get hands on experience through the Capital Fellow Program. The Center...
- Posted January 10, 2020
Sen. Morrell’s Staff to Hold Monthly Mobile Office Hours in Yucaipa to Assist Residents
State Senator Mike Morrell’s (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) district staff will be holding mobile office hours in Yucaipa the third Tuesday morning of every month. The next regularly scheduled visit to Yucaipa will be Tuesday, January 21. Sen....
- Posted January 8, 2020
Defense Appropriations Bill moves forward for President Trump’s signature
U.S. House Representative Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) released a statement expressing extreme pride in the bipartisan legislation that moves forward to the President’s desk funding for Naval Air Weapons Station (NAWS) China Lake. Rep. Cook, a retired...
- Posted December 29, 2019
Yucaipa Voters to Cast Ballots on Transactions and Use Tax Ordinance of 2020 on March 3
Yucaipa’s registered voters will cast their ballots in the state’s primary election in March 2020. On the ballot will be a General Transactions and Use Tax that the Yucaipa City Council voted unanimously to place on the...
- Posted December 13, 2019
Rep. Paul Cook Joins the Congressional Venezuela Democracy Caucus to Aid the Venezuelan People
Yucaipa’s U.S. Congressional Representative Paul Cook recently announced that he has joined the Congressional Venezuela Democracy Caucus. The caucus was created to support freedom and the return of democracy to the Venezuelan people who have endured years...
- Posted November 25, 2019
Rep. Cook Cosponsors Bill to Aid Veterans Find Work as They Transition to Civilian Life
H.R. 4941, the bipartisan Veteran Employment Transition (VET) Act, authored by Rep. Andy Kim (D-3rd District-New Jersey) and cosponsored by Yucaipa’s U.S. Congressman Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley), will aid veterans as they transition to civilian life...
- Posted November 10, 2019
Rep. Paul Cook Cosponsoring the College Transparency Act to Aid Families in Well-Informed Choices
Yucaipa’s U.S. Congressman Paul Cook has announced his support for HR 1766, the College Transparency Act. Currently the federal government cannot collect and report accurate data on student outcomes at colleges and universities in the U.S. Lacking...
- Posted October 16, 2019
Congratulations San Bernardino County Registered Voters, Now at One Million-Plus
A milestone was achieved last week when 1,200 new San Bernardino County (SBC) residents registered to vote bring the county’s total number of registered voters in the nation’s largest geographic county past the one million mark for...
- Posted October 6, 2019