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Congressman Rob Bishop

Representing the 1st District of Utah

Utah Delegation Sends Letter to Int. Secretary Jewell

August 5, 2015
Press Release
WASHINGTON— Rep. Rob Bishop joined with the other members of Utah's federal delegation in sending a letter to the Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell. In the letter, the delegation informs Secretary Jewell that the creation of a National Monument in Utah would be detrimental to the Public Lands Initiative which enjoys wide support from local leaders and stakeholders.    

The letter also updates Secretary Jewell on an important land management vote taken by the San Juan County Commission. The Commission has been an active participant in the Public Lands Initiative.
CLICK HERE to read the letter.