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Rob Bishop's Public Statements

Full Name: Rob Bishop
Office: U.S. House (UT) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jeralynn; 5 Children: Shule, Jarom, Zenock, Maren, Jashon
Birth Date: 07/13/1951
Birth Place: Kaysville, UT
Home City: Brigham City, UT
Religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
Issue Position: National Security and Hill Air Force Base
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Issue Position: Jobs and Economy
issue Position: Government Reform
July 31, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Keep Dubuque Air Traffic Control Tower Open
July 29, 2014 Providing For Consideration of H.R. 4315, 21st Century Endangered Species Transparent Act
July 29, 2014 House Passes Historic Updates to Endangered Species Act
July 28, 2014 Legislation Introduced to Improve and Update the Federal Lands Recreation Fees Enhancement Act
July 25, 2014 President Signs Hill Creek Cultural Preservation and Energy Development Act into Law
July 25, 2014 Report: Worthy Memorial for President and General Eisenhower Needed; Chronic Mismanagement Plagues Process
July 11, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - National Public Forestry Legislation
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 9, 2014 Bishop Lauds Senate Passage of Hill Creek Cultural Preservation and Energy Development Act
June 30, 2014 Bishop Issues Statement in Response to Supreme Court Decision on Religious Liberty
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 26, 2014 House Energy Bill Passes House with Bishop Amendment on Lease Sales
June 26, 2014 Lowering Gasoline Prices to Fuel an America That Works Act of 2014
June 24, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Groundwater Resource Management Directive
June 19, 2014 Congressman Bishop and Congressman DeFazio Introduce Landmark Legislation to Advance Education and Conservation
June 19, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Reverse Proposed Carbon Emissions Regulation
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Broadband Conncection
May 30, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4745, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4681, Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015; and For Other Purposes
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 21, 2014 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 4435, Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3361, USA Freedom Act
May 21, 2014 Bishop Reacts to President's Creation of a New National Monument in New Mexico
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
May 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reconsider Using the Controversial Antiquities Act to Create a New National Monument on U.S. Mexico Border
May 9, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - School Nutrition Regulations
May 8, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Expanding EPA Regulatory Authority Through Clean Water Act
May 6, 2014 Bishop Lauds Federal, State, and County Plan to Protect Plant Species and Preserve Multiple Use
May 2, 2014 The Washington Times - NASA Chief Tries to Reassure Congress Amid Rift with Russia Over Ukraine
April 28, 2014 Relying on Russia to Get to Space = Bad Idea
April 15, 2014 Letter to Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force - Religious Freedom in the Air Force
April 15, 2014 GAO Audit of the National Environmental Policy Act Reveals Lack of Accountability and Transparency
April 15, 2014 GAO Releases Audit of the National Environmental Policy Act
April 14, 2014 Letter to Mary Landrieu, Chairwoman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Strengthen Our National Forests
April 11, 2014 Letter to Neil Kornze, Director of the Bureau of Land Management, and Amy Lueders, State Director of the Nevada Office of the Bureau of Land Management - Keep Seized Nevada Cattle Out of Utah
April 10, 2014 Letter to Neil Kornze, Director of Bureau of Land Management and Amy Leuders, State Director of BLM Nevada State Office - Hatch, Lee, Bishop, Chaffetz, Stewart Urge BLM to Keep Seized Nevada Cattle Out of Utah
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
April 10, 2014 House Passes Budget for 2015
April 10, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner of Internal Revenue - Identity Theft Related Tax Fraud
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman, and Rosa Delauro, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies of the House Appropriations Committee - Funding for Common Core
April 4, 2014 Congressmen Bishop & DeFazio Issue Joint Statement About Improvements to Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act (FLREA)
April 4, 2014 Hearing of the Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - H.R. ___, H.R. 2743, and H.R. 3976
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
April 1, 2014 Letter to Ander Crenshaw, Chairman of Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government - Keeping Pressure on IRS for Targeting
March 31, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies and Jim Moran, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Interior Appropriations Bill
March 26, 2014 Bishop Bill to Give Americans a Voice in Use of Antiquities Act Passes the House
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