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Congressman Rob Bishop

Representing the 1st District of Utah

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April 7, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Rob Bishop (UT-01) is the chairman of the House Committee on Natural Resources, and has released discussion draft legislation on Puerto Rico's economic crisis. Recently a Virginia-based special interest group has been airing radio ads making claims against the Chairman.
January 20, 2016 Press Release
SALT LAKE CITY – In a press conference held in the Gold Room of the Utah State Capitol, Reps. Rob Bishop (UT-01) and Jason Chaffetz (UT-03) released a discussion draft of the Utah Public Lands Initiative Act. Utah Governor Gary Herbert participated in the January 20th event. Reps.
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January 7, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Rob Bishop (UT-01) voted in favor of HR 3762, the Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act. Following the vote, Rep. Bishop released the following statement:

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January 5, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Bishop (UT-01) released the following statement after President Obama's announcement of various executive actions on gun control: 
 
December 18, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Rob Bishop (UT-01) released the following statement after the House passed the Omnibus Appropriations Act for FY2016: 
December 17, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON --  Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) voted in favor of the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act. The bill makes a number of tax provisions permanent and grants predictability, clarity, and certainty to individuals, families, and job creators. Rep. Bishop offered the following statement after the vote:
October 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today Chairman of the House Committee on Natural Resources Rob Bishop (R-UT) made the following statement following the announcement that Speaker John Boehner will resign at the end of October.

October 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Rob Bishop (UT-01) welcomed the formal commencement of F-35 operations at Hill Air Force Base. As a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, Bishop has played a crucial role in bringing this 5th generation combat aircraft to Utah. Rep. Bishop offered the following statement:

October 15, 2015 Press Release
In light of the announcement of a proposal by The Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition, members of Utah's federal delegation are reiterating their commitment to collaboration as public lands legislation is being crafted. Senators Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee and Representatives Rob Bishop (UT-01) and Jason Chaffetz (UT-03) issued the following joint statement:
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September 22, 2015 Press Release
The US Fish and Wildlife service announced that the Greater Sage Grouse does not warrant specific protection under the Endangered Species Act for only the next 5 years. Representative Rob Bishop offers the following statement:

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In The News

July 16, 2010 In The News

Mini Documentary Released Showing Criminal Activity on Federal Lands

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July 14, 2010 In The News

NOTE: DOI says no conflicts exist.  Yet, U.S. Border Patrol still cannot routinely patrol most highly trafficked areas of the border. 

"Somehow we need to come up with what is indeed a priority and what is not a priority,"
said Congressman Rob Bishop. 

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May 19, 2010 In The News

The "10"

1)   A Citizen's Guide to the Tenth.  The Institute for Policy Innovation (IPI) has produced an excellent 2-page summary of the 10th Amendment.


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May 19, 2010 In The News

By Dan Weist
Standard-Examiner Davis Bureau
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May 19, 2010 In The News

By Bob Keefe
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Republican Rep. Tom Price of Roswell rarely minces words about his feelings toward President Barack Obama or Democratic leaders in Congress.

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