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Paul Cook's Voting Records on Issue:

Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 8, Republican

California Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
Aug. 29, 2012 ACA 10 Limits Citizen-led Initiatives to Amend the State Constitution Amendment Rejected - House
(41 - 30)
Aug. 27, 2012 AB 1436 Authorizes Same-Day Voter Registration Concurrence Vote Passed - House
(50 - 29)
June 27, 2012 AB 1499 Ballot Order for Statewide Measures Concurrence Vote Passed - House
(50 - 24)
May 31, 2012 AB 1436 Authorizes Same-Day Voter Registration Bill Passed - House
(47 - 26)
Jan. 31, 2012 AB 1148 Requires Political Advertisements to Disclose Funding Sources Bill Failed - House
(52 - 26)
Sept. 9, 2011 SB 202 Limiting Ballot Initiatives to the General Election Bill Passed - House
(45 - 30)
July 14, 2011 AB 459 National Popular Vote Interstate Compact Concurrence Vote Passed - House
(52 - 15)
Did Not Vote
July 14, 2011 SB 168 Prohibits Paid Signature-Gatherers Bill Passed - House
(48 - 28)
Aug. 23, 2010 SB 970 College Vote-by-Mail Drop-Off Locations Bill Passed - House
(48 - 28)
Aug. 30, 2008 AB 583 Public Financing of Elections Concurrence Vote Passed - House
(42 - 32)
May 29, 2008 AB 1819 Voter Registration Age Minimum Changes Bill Passed - House
(45 - 31)
March 6, 2007 SB 113 Presidential Primaries Bill Passed - House
(46 - 29)

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