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Congressman Rob Bishop

Representing the 1st District of Utah

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December 2, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—The Utah State Public Lands Policy Coordinating Office (PLPCO) officially released its report titled "An Analysis of a Transfer of Federal Lands to the State of Utah," which examines whether or not it is feasible for the State of Utah to take control of nearly 31 million acres of federal land.
December 1, 2014 Article
By Drew Johnson
The Washington Times
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A memorial planned to honor one of the great American leaders of the 20th century has instead become a monument to government waste.

November 24, 2014 Op-Ed and Speech
by Standard-Examiner Editorial Board
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November 20, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama's administration has signaled that the President intends to announce today plans to grant some sort of legal status to more than five million people who are currently in the United States illegally.
November 20, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—House Natural Resources Committee Chairman-elect Rob Bishop (UT-01) today announced the appointment of Jason Knox as Staff Director and Todd Ungerecht as Deputy Staff Director for the 114th Congress.
November 18, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—Today, Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) announced that Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) will serve as Chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee for the 114th Congress. Congressman Bishop currently serves as Chairman of the Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee.
November 14, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON—Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today joined in support of legislation to approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline [H.R. 5682].
November 12, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON— Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) and Congressman Jason Chaffetz (UT-03) joined together to announce their opposition to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision to list the Gunnison sage grouse as a "Threatened" species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).  The Gunnison sage grouse species is found in Colorado and parts of eastern Utah.
October 30, 2014 Article


Deseret News editorial


Considering all the "players" involved and "fields" in play, one needs a scorecard to track progress with ongoing public lands efforts in eastern and southeastern Utah.

October 27, 2014 Article

 
 
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) – It's being called an historic agreement that can serve as a model to resolve the dispute over public lands in Utah once and for all.

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January 27, 2010 In The News
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December 8, 2009 In The News
The Obama administration took a major step Monday toward imposing the first federal limits on climate-changing pollution from cars, power plants and factories, declaring there is compelling scientific evidence that global warming from man-made greenhouse gases endangers Americans' health.

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November 16, 2009 In The News
"The lack of oversight over the Equal Access to Justice Act has enabled environmental special interest groups to co-opt the original intent of this law and convert it into a virtual litigation machine to advance their extreme causes," Congressman Rob Bishop, Chairman of the Congressional Western Caucus.


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October 30, 2009 In The News

Western Republicans are objecting to an order by Interior Secretary Ken Salazar to incorporate climate change impacts into decision-making at his department.

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