Merrill Cook was a Republican candidate for the 2nd Congressional District of Utah
Merrill Cook was a Republican candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 2nd Congressional District (map) of Utah. He was seeking the Republican nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Jim Matheson (D-Utah). He was not nominated at the Republican Convention held on May 10, 2008. 
Cook was seeking the Republican nomination to challenge Rep. Jim Matheson (R-Utah) in the 2008 congressional elections on June 24, 2008.  He was not nominated at the Republican Convention held on May 10, 2008. 
Money in politics
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Committees and affiliations
Cook will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
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