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|Member-elect of the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors
from the 1st district
December 7, 2020
|Succeeding||Robert A. Lovingood|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from California's 8th district
January 3, 2013
|Preceded by||Jerry Lewis|
|Member of the California State Assembly
from the 65th district
December 4, 2006 – November 30, 2012
|Preceded by||Russ Bogh|
|Succeeded by||Sharon Quirk-Silva|
Paul Joseph Cook
March 3, 1943
Meriden, Connecticut, U.S.
|Education||Southern Connecticut State University (BS)
California State University, San Bernardino (MPA)
University of California, Riverside (MA)
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Branch/service||United States Marine Corps|
|Awards|| Bronze Star
Purple Heart (2)
Paul Cook (born March 3, 1943) is an American politician. He was a member of the U.S. Representative for California's 8th congressional district since 2013. He is a member of the Republican Party. He was a member of the California State Assembly until 2012.
In September 2019, Cook announced that he would not run for re-election to Congress in 2020. He instead ran for a seat on the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors. He won the election and will be sworn in on December 7, 2020.
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