President's Rejection of
Keystone XL Pipeline
Representative Paul Cook is known
for his ‘Marine Attitude’ and meet any crisis, head-on. Immediately, after the road
collapse of the State Route 18, Paul Cook met with the City of Big Bear Lake,
Caltrans and local officials on how to reconstruct the major incident. Notice the 700+ foot drop-off of the highway crumple. Pictured
with Cook is Caltrans Dr. Raymond Wolfe.
Washington D.C. ____ Today,
November 6, 2015, Representative Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) issued the
following statement in reaction to President Obama’s rejection of the Keystone
Cook said, “Until today, the President was the only obstacle standing in the
way of building the Keystone XL pipeline and putting Americans back to work.
Blocking the creation of this pipeline is a slap in the face to Americans
looking for work. This is about jobs,
jobs, and more jobs. The sad truth is that today, hardworking people lost and
wealthy environmental extremists won.”
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A member of the House Natural Resources, Armed
Services, and Foreign Affairs Committees, Cook served as an infantry officer
and retired after 26 years as a Colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps. During his
time in combat, he was awarded the Bronze Star and two Purple Heart.