April 15, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON– House Natural Resources Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) will discuss the Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation (EPIC) of National Monuments Act [H.R. 1459] during a legislative hearing tomorrow.
April 10, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON–The U.S. Senate today officially confirmed President Obama's nomination of Sally Jewell as the next Secretary of the U.S. Department of Interior. House Natural Resources Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today released the following statement regarding the confirmation:
April 10, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON– U.S. Representatives Bill Posey (R-FL), Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX), Chairman Frank Wolf (R-VA), Robert Aderholt (R-AL), John Culberson (R-TX), Steve Stockman (R-TX), Pete Olson (R-TX), Rob Bishop (R-UT) and Ted Poe (R-TX) have once again reintroduced bipartisan legislation directing NASA to develop a plan for returning to the Moon and establishing a human presence there.
March 25, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON– Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01), Chairman of the Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee, today decried President Obama's use of the century-old Antiquities Act to create five new national monuments.
March 22, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON–The White House announced today that on Monday, March 25th, President Obama will designate five new national monuments using the Antiquities Act.
March 21, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON— The U.S. House of Representatives today passed a budget for Fiscal Year 2014 as well as a stop-gap measure known as a Continuing Resolution (CR) to provide funding for the remainder of the 2013 fiscal year.
March 20, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON— This week, the Ogden Standard Examiner published "Sequestration impacts our mission, people, and bases," an editorial authored by Air Force General Janet C. Wolfenbarger. Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today lauded General Janet C.
Today the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation held a legislative hearing on H.R. 1126, the "Dwight D.
March 15, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON— This week further information has been leaked about President Obama and his Council on Environmental Quality's plans to instruct each federal agency to consider "global climate change" before approving major federal projects. Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01), Chairman of the Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee, which oversees the National Environmental Policy
March 14, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON– After the-sky-is-falling proclamations from the Obama Administration that sequestration would harm National Parks, delay oil and gas permits, and cost jobs in the Department of the Interior, Senate Democrats this week introduced a FY13 spending bill that would impose further cuts to the Parks, severely curtail funds to fight wildfires, and reduce resource development dollars use