Rep. Paul Cook [R]

Representative from California’s 8th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative California's 8th District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Cook has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cook is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Paul Cook sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Cook sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (59%) Armed Forces and National Security (41%)

Recent Bills

Some of Cook’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Nov 2015, Cook missed 16 of 1,846 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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