All posts tagged "politics"
Senator Morrell’s staff returns to Yucaipa to hold Mobile Office Hours
Staff members from the office of State Senator Mike Morrell (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) will return to Yucaipa tomorrow to assist constituents with questions or problems they may be encountering with various state agencies. Constituents are also welcome...
- Posted May 14, 2018
New Urban Warfare Training Center proposed by Congressman Cook
In anticipation of the next potential battlefield for the U.S. Army troops, Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) recently proposed language for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would require the Army to study the feasibility...
- Posted May 6, 2018
Senator Morrell authors legislation to exempt deployed California National Guard from state taxes
Senate Bill (SB) 924 by California Senator Mike Morrell (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) has received unanimous support from two Senate committees and is now due for review by the state’s Senate Appropriations Committee later this spring. SB 924...
- Posted April 28, 2018
Council votes on California’s sanctuary state law
By: JIM STEINBERG Yucaipa City Council joined a cascade of opposition to SB 54 Monday night following a 4-1 vote to formally declare it’s displeasure for the legislation that makes it a California policy to oppose federal...
- Posted April 26, 2018
Senator Morrell Expresses Concern over Amended Version of Sexual Abuse Free Education (SAFE) Act
Yucaipa’s Senator Mike Morrell, author of SB 1456, the California Sexual Abuse Free Education (SAFE) Act, has expressed concern over the amended version of the legislation which was recently considered by the Senate Education Committee. The committee...
- Posted April 17, 2018
SB 1456, the California Sexual Abuse Free Education (SAFE) Act, authored by Sen. Mike Morrell
A new Senate Bill (SB 1456) by Sen. Mike Morrell (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) has been written to strengthen the laws to keep child molesters out of classrooms and to prevent educators and other school staff members with...
- Posted April 5, 2018
Rep. Cook Praises President Trump’s Signing of Legislation to Rebuild Military, National Security
The recent signing of legislation to rebuild the country’s military with a roughly 10 percent increase in defense spending by President Donald Trump was greet with applause and praise by Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) who...
- Posted April 3, 2018
Representatives Cook and Sanchez author, introduce “Welcome Home Vietnam Veteran’s Day”
Two California U.S. Representatives introduced legislation this week to honor Vietnam War veterans. Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) and Rep. Linda Sánchez (D-38th District-Whittier) have introduced a bill which would designate the last Saturday in March...
- Posted March 31, 2018
Rep. Cook praises President Trump’s nominee Kimberly Breier for Western Hemisphere position
Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) recently praised the selection of Kimberly Breier as President Donald Trump’s nominee to serve as the State Department’s Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs. As chairman of the House...
- Posted March 23, 2018
Rep. Paul Cook Comments on Departure of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
Yucaipa’s U.S. Congressman Paul Cook (R-8th District- Apple Valley) commented on Tuesday soon after the departure of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson saying: “I commend Secretary Tillerson for his service to our nation as Secretary of State....
- Posted March 14, 2018