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Congressman Rob Bishop

Representing the 1st District of Utah

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December 7, 2017 Op-Ed and Speech
I am pleased with the courage shown by this administration to take a bold step toward righting the wrongs of the past, and I am committed to the legislative efforts required to safeguard the future.
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November 16, 2017 Press Release
“Utahns deserve to keep more of their hard-earned money. Each year, Utahns and other Americans spend billions of dollars complying with our needlessly complicated tax code. I voted for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act because it will save Utahns thousands of dollars each year. Furthermore, the bill contains numerous provisions that bring federal tax policy more in line with Utah values.”
November 14, 2017 Press Release
“This year’s NDAA finally recognizes that the 4 budget cuts and 2 manpower cuts to our military during the Obama years have harmed our military readiness. This bill, with a strong bipartisan vote, finally realizes this trend must be reversed. It provides the pathway to rebuild our military infrastructure. There are several provisions that will be of benefit to Utah’s Hill Air Force Base and the civilian and military workforce that makes Hill so essential to our military success.”
November 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON –  Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) has introduced the “Hyde Park Land Conveyance Act” which directs the Secretary of the Interior to transfer 80 acres of BLM land to the City of Hyde Park, UT. Rep.

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October 13, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) has announced that Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) will serve on the House-Senate Conference Committee tasked with reconciling the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA.)
August 21, 2017 Press Release

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:

June 19, 2017 Press Release

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.

June 6, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke has announced the appointment of Greg Sheehan to the position of Deputy Director of the U.S.

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May 19, 2017 Press Release

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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December 3, 2010 In The News

by Sarah Courtney-- Fox News

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December 3, 2010 In The News

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.

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December 1, 2010 In The News

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November 29, 2010 In The News

CQ Weekly

by Margaret Kriz Hobson

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November 18, 2010 In The News
by Phil Taylor, E&E reporter

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.

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October 7, 2010 In The News
Scott Streater, E&E reporter
Land Letter

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.

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October 7, 2010 In The News

by Deroy Murdock

National Review Online

October 7, 2010

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October 6, 2010 In The News

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

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September 17, 2010 In The News
Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) delivers remarks on the floor of the House of Representatives recognizing Constitution Day and the 223rd anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution.  

click here to view his remarks

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September 17, 2010 In The News
Congressman Steve King (R-IA), a member of the 10th Amendment Task Force, today issued the following statement commemorating the 223rd anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution by delegates to the Constitutional Convention.
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