Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) will host a series of Town Hall meetings around Utah's first congressional district. The series will begin with a radio broadcast from Vernal's KVEL 920 AM, followed by a pair of meetings in Brigham City & Layton (full details below). Rep. Bishop has extended the following invitation to constituents:
On Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 10:30 AM EDT in House Visitor Center (HVC) Room 210, the newly formed Task Force on Intergovernmental Affairs will hold its inaugural hearing.
Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced the creation of the Speaker's Task Force on Intergovernmental Affairs. The Task Force is a bipartisan group of lawmakers focused on studying the proper balance of power between federal, state, tribal and local governments. Rep.
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By :KATHERINE WUTZ
Another proposal to give management of Idaho's wolves back to the state was introduced in Congress yesterday by Rep. Mike Simpson (R-Idaho) and seven other Western legislators.
by Margaret Kriz Hobson
Congress may lose its best chance to pass a suite of public lands proposals that would protect more than 2 million acres of federal lands as wilderness if it fails to move an omnibus measure in the lame-duck session, conservation groups say.
The "America's Red Rock Wilderness Act," which would preserve 9.4 million acres of pristine land across eastern Utah, isn't supported by a single member of the state's congressional delegation and might never be approved by Congress.
by Deroy Murdock
National Review Online
October 7, 2010
Openmarket.org: "The Western Caucuses' report spells out what needs to be addressed to get the American West back on the path to prosperity." 10/04/10