- Final line-up of activities and music announced for this weekend’s Winterfest
- Congressman Paul Cook votes in favor of H.R.1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
- Trout season stocking begins Thanksgiving weekend at Yucaipa Regional Park
- Crafton Hills College’s Public Safety and Allied Health Building receives LEED Gold Certification
- Interested in learning more about how to get started in ham radio – we have a class for that!
All posts tagged "politics"
Congressman Paul Cook votes in favor of H.R.1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
Last week, the House of Representatives approved H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, on a 227-205 vote. Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) voted in favor of the legislation which is intended to lower the...
- Posted November 21, 2017
Sen. Mike Morrell recognized for efforts to protect taxpayers and California jobs
California Senator Mike Morrell (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) has received perfect scores from the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association (HJTA) and the California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) for his efforts to defend taxpayers and protect California jobs. HJTA and...
- Posted November 9, 2017
Helium Extraction Act of 2017 by Rep. Paul Cook unanimously passes the House
Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) has announced that the Helium Extraction Act of 2017, H.R. 3279, unanimously passed the U.S. House of Representatives. The bill, authored by Rep. Cook, amends the Mineral Leasing Act and allows...
- Posted November 8, 2017
Three Yucaipa women honored as Women of Distinction by California Senator Mike Morrell
Thirty-six women from throughout the California 23rd Senate District have been recognized as Women of Distinction by California Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) at the 13th annual awards event. Three of this year’s honorees are from Yucaipa...
- Posted November 5, 2017
Rep. Paul Cook named new chairman of House Foreign Affairs Western Hemisphere Subcommittee
Yucaipa’s U.S. Congressman Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) has recently been named as chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere. The Western Hemisphere Subcommittee covers political relations between the U.S. and other nations...
- Posted October 29, 2017
Rep. Paul Cook joins Congressional leaders requesting improved federal wildfire reforms
As wildfires continue to rage across California at the height of fire season, Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) recently joined 31 other members of Congress in asking for comprehensive forest management and wildland fire budgeting reforms...
- Posted October 11, 2017
“Control Unlawful Fugitive Felons (CUFF) Act” supported by Rep. Paul Cook
The House of Representatives passed the “Control Unlawful Fugitive Felons (CUFF) Act,” HR 2792, last week. The legislation amends the law to prohibit those individuals with outstanding arrest warrant for a felony or parole violation from receiving...
- Posted October 8, 2017
San Bernardino County Sheriff issues statement on the California Values Act
Shortly after Governor Brown signed Senate Bill 54, the California Values Act into law, San Bernardino County Sheriff John McMahon issued a statement clarifying the Department’s position on immigration detainers. “We do not use our resources to...
- Posted October 7, 2017
Legislation to combat transnational gangs supported by Rep. Paul Cook
New legislation — H.R. 3697, the Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act — passed the House late last week by a margin of 233-175. Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) voted in favor of the bill which...
- Posted September 20, 2017
Senator Morrell endorses Assembly Bill 1620 to strengthen legislative accountability
Assembly Bill 1620 by Assemblyman Matt Dababneh (D- 45th District-Van Nuys), which seeks to further discourage legislators from leaving office to take jobs as lobbyists, has been approved by both houses of the state legislature and now...
- Posted September 16, 2017