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Rob Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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
Primary June 24, 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
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Date Title
July 3, 2013 Washington Times - Border Patrol Stymied by Other Agencies, Former Agents Say
June 26, 2013 Securing the Border
June 18, 2013 Labrador Joins Bishop in Introducing Border Security Bill
March 11, 2013 Letter to the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano - Release of Detained, Undocumented Immigrants
Oct. 2, 2012 Chaffetz, Bishop Offer Condolences to Family of Slain Border Patrol Agent, Decry Ongoing Border Violence
June 19, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2578, Conservation and Economic Growth Act
June 19, 2012 Bishop Amendment to Modify Border Language in House Legislative Package Passes the House
June 19, 2012 The Hill - Bolstering Border Security on Federal Lands
June 19, 2012 House Approves Bipartisan Public Lands Package to Cut Bureaucratic Red Tape, Encourage Economic Growth, Create Jobs
May 9, 2012 ICYMI--New Efforts from BLM to Guard Desert in Southern Arizona
Feb. 28, 2012 Border Security
Oct. 6, 2011 CQ - House Panel Bill Would Shield Border Agency From Environmental Laws
Oct. 5, 2011 Committee Passes Bill to Increase Border Security on Federal Lands
Oct. 5, 2011 Rehberg Proposed Changes to Border Security Bill Approved by Committee
June 13, 2011 Deseret News: Protecting the border
June 1, 2011 Bishop Responds to DOI Memo Calling for a Halt on Wild Lands Designations
May 10, 2011 President Obama Ignores Reality of Border Crisis
April 15, 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune - Bishop Bill Seeks to Waive Environmental Rules For Border Patrol
April 15, 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune - Bishop Bill Seeks Seeks to Waive Environmental Rules for Border Patrol
April 13, 2011 Rep. Bishop Introduces Legislation to Bring Greater Security to U.S. Border and Federal Lands
Jan. 7, 2011 New Website to Draw Attention to Trash at Arizona-Mexico Border
Sept. 23, 2010 Republicans Unveil "Pledge to America" Key Bishop Proposals Included in Final Pledge
Sept. 14, 2010 Bishop and Fellow House Republicans Call for Hearing on Border
July 21, 2010 Bishop Signs Amicus Brief Opposing Federal Suit on AZ Law
July 15, 2010 Rep. Bishop to Participate in Panel Discussion on Border Enforcement
July 2, 2010 Shootout Near U.S. Border Kills 21
July 2, 2010 Republicans Blast Obama's Immigration Speech
July 1, 2010 Bishop on Obama's Speech: "Heavy on Rhetoric, Light on Substance"
June 21, 2010 Border Patrol Charged Millions for Habitat Damage, Republicans Say Enough 'Extortion'
June 18, 2010 Border Patrol Navigating Reams of Regulation to Secure Federal Land
June 17, 2010 The U.S.-Mexico Border
June 17, 2010 Fox News - Lawmaker Warns Parks Takeover by Mexican Cartels, Illegals 'Intensifying'
June 7, 2010 Border Patrol has Bear of Time Stopping Terrorists From North
May 25, 2010 Securing the Southern Border
May 25, 2010 Bishop Responds to Obama's Plan to Deploy National Guard Troops to the Border
May 19, 2010 Federal Policies Enable Border Violence
May 18, 2010 The U.S. Mexican Border
Nov. 17, 2009 Salt Lake Tribune - Bishop: Environmental Rules Impeding Border Security
Nov. 16, 2009 Washington Times - Environmental Laws Put Gaps In Mexico Border Security
Oct. 29, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2996, Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 25, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2996, Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
April 9, 2008 Waste and Abuse
June 27, 2007 House Passes Bishop Provision Preventing Fed Abuse of Eminent Domain
June 26, 2007 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 26, 2007 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 20, 2007 Congratulating Maria Contreras On Becoming A United States Citizen
Sept. 21, 2005 U.S.-Israel Relations
July 19, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2601, Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007
Feb. 24, 2004 Immigration Policy
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Border Security & Immigration
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