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Congressman Rob Bishop

Representing the 1st District of Utah

Press Releases

June 30, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) issued the following statement in response to today's U.S. Supreme Court decision declaring that certain U.S. employers cannot be required by the federal government to pay to cover contraceptives for their employees:
June 19, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON– House Natural Resources Committee Ranking Member Peter DeFazio (OR-04) and Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today introduced the Advancing Conservation and Education Act [H.R. 4901].
May 30, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) is scheduled to attend the Western Caucus Foundation's Western Energy Summit, which will be held next week in Utah on June 2nd and 3rd prior to the Governor's Energy Development Summit.
May 21, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) shared his dismay over President Obama's decision to create a new 500,000 acre National Monument along the U.S.-Mexico border in the state of New Mexico. The President utilized the executive authority granted by the controversial Antiquities Act to create the new national monument.
May 21, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today joined with 20 fellow Members of Congress to introduce the Repeal Amendment [H.J. Res. 115].
May 19, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today sent a letter to President Barack Obama urging that he refrain from designating a new national monument on the U.S.- Mexico border given the ongoing violence occurring on federal lands in the southern border regions.
May 6, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Congressman Bishop (UT-01) today applauded the announcement of a plan that will manage and conserve a plant species knows as Graham's and White River beardtongues  while also providing opportunities for economic development.
April 30, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON —In response to the latest U.S. sanctions, Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin addressed America's reliance on the Russian Soyuz to transport astronauts to space. Rogozin stated, "I propose that the United States delivers its astronauts to the ISS with the help of a trampoline."
April 15, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—The Government Accountability Office (GAO) today released their findings from an extensive audit of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).