All posts tagged "politics"
Sen. Mike Morrell Authors Legislation to Increase Sex Education Curriculum Transparency
Sex education in the classroom has always been a controversial topic but Yucaipa’s State Senator Mike Morrell has authored legislation to aid in increasing sex education curriculum transparency for parents/guardians, public school districts and school sites, teachers...
- Posted April 16, 2019
Senator Mike Morrell Working to Make Living in California More Affordable for Veterans
Senator Mike Morrell (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) has authored a pair of bills to ease the burdens facing California’s disabled veterans. SB 500 and SB 562 will increase job opportunities while working to keep the cost of housing...
- Posted April 9, 2019
Sen. Mike Morrell Featured on PRI Podcast Discussing All Things Housing
Yucaipa’s State Senator Mike Morrell (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) was featured on a Pacific Research Institute (PRI) podcast discussing the California housing crisis with the topic, “Will the Legislature Finally Act to Break California’s Housing Crisis?” Senator Morrell...
- Posted April 2, 2019
Sen. Mike Morrell’s Staff to Hold Mobile Office Hours at New Yucaipa Chamber Location
District staff with Sen. Mike Morrell’s will hold their regular monthly mobile office hours in Yucaipa on Tuesday, March 19 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. What’s new is the location for this monthly occurrence; the senator’s...
- Posted March 16, 2019
Rep. Cook Co-sponsors Legislation to Repurpose Federal Funds for Long-term Water Availability
Yucaipa’s Representative Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) has joined with all fellow California Republican Congressmen in co-sponsoring new legislation authored by Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-23rd District-Bakersfield) that calls for repurposing up to $3.5 billion in recovered federal...
- Posted March 11, 2019
Sen. Mike Morrell Shares His Current Legislation Information and Upcoming Committee Assignments
State Senator Mike Morrell (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) recently published his latest newsletter which shared the bills he is currently working on. February 22 was the last day for state senators to introduce bills for consideration this year....
- Posted March 4, 2019
House Passes Natural Resources Management Act Including Rep. Cook’s Critical Lands Legislation
Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) expressed his pleasure on last Tuesday when the U.S. House overwhelmingly passed S. 47, the Natural Resources Management Act. The bill had passed in the U.S. Senate earlier this month. The...
- Posted March 3, 2019
Rep. Paul Cook Issues Statement on Averting Another Partial Government Shutdown
Yucaipa’s U.S. Congressman Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) has issued a statement on the recent federal deal to preclude a second partial government shutdown by President Donald Trump over the contentious potential funding for his campaign-promised border...
- Posted February 17, 2019
US Senate Passes Natural Resources Management Act; Parts Authored by Rep. Paul Cook
On Tuesday, the US Senate overwhelmingly passed S. 47, the Natural Resources Management Act with a vote of 92-8. Authored by Senator Lisa Murkowski many portions of the bill were originally authored by Rep. Paul Cook...
- Posted February 13, 2019
Rep. Paul Cook Named Republican Leader on Subcommittee for United States Indigenous Peoples
Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley), who has been a member of the House Natural Resources Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States since 2013, was recently named as the Republican Leader for the Committee. Subcommittee...
- Posted February 3, 2019