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Congressman Rob Bishop

Representing the 1st District of Utah

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September 18, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT) released the following statement today after voting in favor H.R. 3134, the Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015, which would cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood for one year.
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September 11, 2015 Press Release
Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) released the following statement following his NO vote on H.R. 3461. This vote asserts Rep. Bishop's disapproval of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action relating to the nuclear program of Iran, or ‘The Iran Deal.' 
August 5, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Rep. Rob Bishop joined with the other members of Utah's federal delegation in sending a letter to the Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.
July 14, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) released the following statement following the Obama Administration's announcement of an agreement with Iran:
July 10, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Utah Congressmen Rob Bishop and Jason Chaffetz responded to President Obama's impending use of the Antiquities Act in Lincoln County and Nye County Nevada to create the 700,000-acre Basin and Range National Monument.
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June 26, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON – After the Supreme Court released its 5-4 decision in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges, and it was held that the states are not empowered to decide for themselves on the issue of marriage, Rep. Rob Bishop issued the following statement:

June 10, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Rob Bishop (UT-01) has introduced H.R. 2710, the Lawful Purpose and Self-Defense Act of 2015. This bill will reign in the Obama Administration and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). The ATF has attempted to ban ammunition used in the popular AR-15 rifle.

May 28, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Today, Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) responded to the Obama Administration's announcement of federal land use plans for the Greater Sage Grouse.
 
May 21, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Rep. Rob Bishop (UT-01) feels the time for the Export-Import Bank has come to an end. The 81-year-old government corporation was organized by Executive Order and is currently operating under a charter that is set to expire on June 30th 2015. Rep. Bishop offered the following statement regarding reauthorization of the Ex-Im Bank:
May 19, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Rep. Rob Bishop, Chairman of the House Committee on Natural Resources, held an oversight hearing titled, "Empowering State Management of Greater Sage Grouse." Chairman Bishop said the following during his opening remarks:

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May 19, 2010 In The News

By Sean Lengell
The Washington Times
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May 19, 2010 In The News

By Matt Canham
The Salt Lake Tribune
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Congressman Rob Bishop speaks during the Salt Lake County GOP convention Saturday, April 24, 2010, in Sandy, Utah. (© 2010 Douglas C. Pizac/Special to the Tribune) (Douglas C. Pizac)

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May 19, 2010 In The News

FOXNews.com
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A group of Republican lawmakers launched a task force on Thursday that seeks to reclaim the powers they say the federal government has unconstitutionally taken away from the 50 states.
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May 19, 2010 In The News

Human Events.com
Op-ed by Rep. Rob Bishop
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May 19, 2010 In The News
Billings Gazette
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CHEYENNE — U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis is joining other Republican members of Congress in forming what they call the 10th Amendment Task Force.

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