All posts tagged "politics"
Supervisor Dawn Rowe Remains on the Job While Appointment Issues are Reviewed
Yucaipa’s San Bernardino County (SBC) Supervisor Dawn Rowe’s status as a member of the SBC Board of Supervisors, representing District 3, has not changed and the supervisor remains committed to hearing issues from her constituents and working...
- Posted September 24, 2019
Rep. Paul Cook Declares Bid for District 1 San Bernardino County Supervisor
After nearly seven years in the U.S Congress, representing the 8th Congressional District, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) has announced his campaign for San Bernardino County (SBC) Supervisor in District 1. The district has been represented most...
- Posted September 22, 2019
Sen. Morrell’s “Job Creator” Bill Passes Legislature, Forwarded to Governor for Signature
It’s well known that Californians have experienced several damaging and costly natural disasters in recent years. The 2017 Tubbs Fire, Southern California mudslides, and 2018 Camp Fire combined have claimed over 100 lives, destroyed more than 25,000...
- Posted September 15, 2019
Rep. Cook Praises Proposed Rule for Regulatory Relief for Non-Energy Solid Leasable Minerals
Yucaipa’s U.S. Congressman Paul Cook (R-8th District- Apple Valley) commended a proposed rule announced earlier this week by the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) to provide regulatory relief and efficiencies for non-energy solid leasable minerals, including soda...
- Posted September 3, 2019
Rep. Paul Cook Participates with Bipartisan Group to Handwash Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Americans owe a debt of gratitude – and respect – to all of our military veterans for their service. But Yucaipa’s Congressman Paul Cook, (R-8th District-Apple Valley) who is himself a veteran, took soap, rags, brooms and...
- Posted August 4, 2019
Sen. Morrell Voices Frustration in Labor Committee Passing AB 5 Regarding Independent Contractors
Republican Senator Mike Morrell (R-23rd District-Rancho Cucamonga) expressed his disappointment recently following the state Senate’s Labor, Public Employment and Retirement Committee passing Assembly Bill 5 which seeks to codify a workforce decision that was handed down by...
- Posted July 21, 2019
Yucaipa’s Rep. Cook Co-Sponsors Amendment to Repair Earthquake Damage at Military Bases
An amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act by Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-23rd District-Bakersfield) to repair any damages to military bases caused by Southern California’s recent earthquakes has been co-sponsored by Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple...
- Posted July 17, 2019
Yucaipa Mayor Pro Tem David Avila to Chair Omnitrans Board of Directors
Yucaipa Mayor Pro Tem David Avila has been elected to chair the Omnitrans Board of Directors. He will be assisted by Montclair Mayor Javier “John” Dutrey who was elected to serve as vice chair. Omnitrans is the...
- Posted July 15, 2019
E-waste Reform Legislation to Protect National Security Introduced by Reps. Cook and Espaillat
New legislation to stop the flow of e-waste to China and other countries that regularly counterfeit electronics has been introduced by Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) and Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-13th District-New York). The national security...
- Posted July 13, 2019
Rep. Paul Cook: “The Purple Heart is … not a collector’s item,” Reintroduces Legislation
Rep. Paul Cook (R-8th District-Apple Valley) has reintroduced HR 2911, the Private Corrado Piccoli Purple Heart Preservation Act, intended to prohibit the sale of any Purple Heart medal presented by the government to a wounded servicemember or...
- Posted June 26, 2019