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Congressman Rob Bishop

Representing the 1st District of Utah

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March 26, 2014 Article
By KYLE ROERINK Star-Tribune staff writer

Devils Tower National Monument, one of two national monuments in Wyoming, is shown in an undated file photo. A coalition of conservation groups are urging U.S. House members to kill a bill that would limit the president's ability to designate lands as national monuments.

March 26, 2014 Article

Roll Call

by Reps. Rob Bishop (UT-01) and Steve Daines (MT At Large)

March 25, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—Over the course of his 28 years as a public school teacher, Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) graded thousands of papers.  He happily awarded A's for outstanding work, but for students who clearly did not do their homework or the necessary research,  he often assigned an incomplete with a required re-write.
March 21, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Next week, the House of Representatives will consider H.R. 1459, the Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act. This legislation ensures that the American people have the opportunity to participate in the decision-making process leading up to a new national monument designation.

March 11, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON— House Natural Resources Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) issued the following statement in response to President Obama's designation of Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands as part of the Coastal California National Monument:
March 4, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama today released his proposed budget for fiscal year 2015. The President's budget contains requests and recommendations to Congress that they may consider during the development of the official federal budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

February 24, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), today issued the following statement in response to Department of Defense (DOD) Secretary Chuck Hagel's remarks about new cuts to military spending:

February 6, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON— The House of Representatives today passed 10 bills that improve the way our public lands are managed and accessed. Included in the bipartisan package of bills was the Land Disposal Transparency and Efficiency Act [H.R. 2095], authored by Chairman of the House Natural Resources Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee Rob Bishop (UT-01).
February 6, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, U.S. Sen. Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and U.S. Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah) wrote to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell seeking to reauthorize a successful pilot program that has helped the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) improve efficiency and balance complex demands, including oil and gas permitting and environmental conservation.