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Congressman Rob Bishop

Representing the 1st District of Utah

Press Releases

October 3, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON— The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the Honoring our Promise to America's Veterans Act with bipartisan support. Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01), who continues to fight for pay and support of our nation's military, civilian defense workers, National Guard, reservists, and veterans, voted in support of the legislation.
October 2, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON– House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Doc Hastings (WA-04) and Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today sent a letter to National Park Service Director Jonathan Jarvis regarding the Obama Administration's actions to
October 2, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON– Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01), who serves on the House Armed Services Committee, is working with House colleagues to ensure that civilian defense employees are deemed "essential" during the government shutdown.
September 30, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON-- Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) joined fellow House Republicans in support of a stop gap measure known as a Continuing Resolution (CR) that authorizes an extension of the current rate of funding for the federal government. The measure also includes a provision that will delay the implementation of Obamacare for one year. 
September 20, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON– On Tuesday, September 24th more than 180 high school students from around Utah's First Congressional District will participate in the 8th annual Education Conference held by Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT) at the Utah State Capitol.  Each year, a select group of students from area high schools comes together at the Utah State Capitol to participate in discussions and case studies
September 20, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON– Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Resorting Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act [H.R. 1526.] Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01), Chairman of the House Natural Resources Public Lands and Environmental Regulation subcommittee, was among the first supporters of this legislation when it was introduced in the House.
September 20, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON – After voting to support the Continuing Resolution to fund the government and defund Obamacare, Reps. Rob Bishop (UT-01), Chris Stewart (UT-02) and Jason Chaffetz (UT-03) released the following statement:
September 12, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) released the following statement in response to the President's remarks on Syria:
August 6, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today issued the following response regarding U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's decision to reduce furlough days for civilian defense workers from 11 days to six days through the remainder of the fiscal year.  Bishop, who opposed the defense sequester, has aggressively challenged the U.S.
July 25, 2013 Press Release
By Antone Clark, Standard-Examiner correspondent