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Rob Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
April 15, 2014 Letter to Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force - Religious Freedom in the Air Force
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
Feb. 26, 2014 Hatch, Lee, Bishop Applaud Approval for New F-35 Hangar at Hill Air Force Base
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Secretary McHugh - Nunnelee Expresses His Concerns on Religious Freedom in the Military
Oct. 9, 2013 Bishop Votes to Provide Security and Support to Families of Fallen Heroes
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
July 1, 2013 Bishop Questions Legality of Cutting Some Civilian Defense Workers at Defense Depots
June 25, 2013 Bishop Questions Legality of Cutting Some Civilian Defense Workers at Defense Depots
June 21, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Authority to Furlough Working Capital Civilian Defense Workers
March 26, 2012 Hatch, Lee, Bishop Welcome Air Force Secretary to Hill Air Force Base
Dec. 14, 2011 Conference Report on H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2012
Nov. 2, 2011 Governor and Congressional Delegation React to Announcement on Hill Air Force Base
May 25, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscalm Year 2012
April 7, 2011 Bishop Votes to Ensure Military Operations are Funded and Troops Receive Pay
July 29, 2010 Bishop Hails Air Force Decision to Bring F-35s to Utah
June 28, 2010 Future of American Space Exploration
March 3, 2010 Mckeon, Armed Services Committee Republicans Introduce Legislation To Block Administration From Using Military Installations To Try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed
Dec. 1, 2009 Rep. Bishop Responds To President Obama's Plan For U.S. Military Efforts In Afghanistan
Oct. 8, 2009 Bishop Opposes Flawed Version Of Defense Bill
July 29, 2009 Do Not Cut The Production Of F-22 Aircraft Short
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Air and Land Forces of the House Committee on Armed Services - Fiscal Year 2010 National Defense Authorization Act Budget Request for Air Force Modernization Programs
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Department Of Defense Budget Request For Fiscal Year 2010
Sept. 28, 2008 Congress Clears National Guard Land Transfer
Sept. 24, 2008 House Passes Defense Bills, Backs Utah Military Projects
Aug. 1, 2008 Bishop Secures House Funding for New Fire Station at Hill AFB
July 31, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009
June 19, 2008 Congress Set to Pass Troop Funding Bill
May 23, 2008 House Passes Funding Authorization for Utah Military Projects
May 22, 2008 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 5658, Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
Dec. 19, 2007 Final Spending Bill Includes Millions for Utah Defense Projects
Aug. 2, 2007 Armed Services Committee Republicans Criticize House Democrats for Voting Against Troop Protection Proposal
Oct. 25, 2005 Lawmakers Join Jones' Call for President to Protect Military Chaplains' First Amendment Rights
Feb. 26, 2004 Military Retirees are Waiting; Let us Finish the Job
Feb. 26, 2004 Certification of Accounting of Captured or Missing US Personnel Under Protocols to NATO - A Message from the President of the USA
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