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Rob Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
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
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
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
Feb. 24, 2014 Bishop Responds to Latest DOD Proposed Cuts
July 11, 2013 Hearing of the House Public Lands and Environmental Regulation of the Natural Resources Committee - Wildfire and Forest Management
June 18, 2013 Bishop Introduces Bill to Close Vast Gaps on U.S. 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
Feb. 20, 2013 Bishop Statement on Pentagon Letter Regarding Sequester-related Furloughs and Job Loss
Dec. 20, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act Passes the House
Oct. 18, 2012 Rep. Rob Bishop Meets With USAF Gen. Janet Wolfenbarger to Discuss Future of Hill AFB
July 20, 2012 Witnesses Emphasize Need for Bills to Reduce Risk of Megafires to Aid Forest Health, Protect Local Communities, Create Jobs
June 19, 2012 Conservation and Economic Growth Act
June 19, 2012 House Passes Legislation that Aims to Shut Down Drug Trafficking on Federal Lands
June 19, 2012 Bishop Amendment to Modify Border Language in House Legislative Package Passes the House
June 19, 2012 House Approves Bipartisan Public Lands Package to Cut Bureaucratic Red Tape, Encourage Economic Growth, Create Jobs
June 7, 2012 House Approves Bishop Amendment to End DHS Extortion Payments, Redirect Funds to Border Protection
June 6, 2012 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2013
May 9, 2012 ICYMI--New Efforts from BLM to Guard Desert in Southern Arizona
March 26, 2012 Hatch, Lee, Bishop Welcome Air Force Secretary to Hill Air Force Base
Jan. 18, 2012 Bishop Statement on Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)
Nov. 2, 2011 Ruppersberger, Bipartisan Coalition Introduce Legislation to Restore America's International Competitiveness in Commercial Satellites
Oct. 3, 2011 Two Bishop Bills Pass the House and Head to Senate
Sept. 12, 2011 Center for Biological Diversity Opposes Effort to improve Border Security
Sept. 10, 2011 Rep. Bishop Statement on 10th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks
July 8, 2011 Groups Call for Passage of Republican Legislation to Enhance Border Security on Federal Lands
June 30, 2011 Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands to Hold South Dakota Field Hearing on Mountain Pine Beetle Epidemic
June 15, 2011 House Natural Resources Committee Approves Two Bishop Bills
June 13, 2011 Deseret News: Protecting the border
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
May 25, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscalm Year 2012
May 13, 2011 Bishop Lauds Passage of Intelligence Authorization Act
May 10, 2011 President Obama Disregards Dangers on Federal Lands Along U.S. Border
May 10, 2011 President Obama Ignores Reality of Border Crisis
May 1, 2011 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 13, 2011 House Subcommittees to Hold Joint Hearing on Border Security
March 11, 2011 Rep. Bishop Issues Statement Regarding Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan
Oct. 8, 2010 GAO Draft Report Reveals Shocking Details on U.S. Border Policies
Oct. 5, 2010 Border Patrol Projects Caught Up for Months in Red Tape, Government Study Shows
Sept. 14, 2010 Bishop and Fellow House Republicans Call for Hearing on Border
July 15, 2010 Rep. Bishop to Participate in Panel Discussion on Border Enforcement
July 1, 2010 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
July 1, 2010 Bill Allows Interior Dept. to Divert Money Away from Border Patrol to Buy Up Private Land
July 1, 2010 Bishop on Obama's Speech: "Heavy on Rhetoric, Light on Substance"
June 21, 2010 Letter to the Honorable James L. Oberstar, the Honorable John L. Mica, the Honorable Jerry F. Costello, and the Honorable Thomas E. Petri
June 18, 2010 Border Patrol Navigating Reams of Regulation to Secure Federal Land
June 17, 2010 Fox News - Lawmaker Warns Parks Takeover by Mexican Cartels, Illegals 'Intensifying'
June 11, 2010 Natural Resources Republicans Confirm Another Brutal Murder that Took Place on Federal Lands Near Southern Border
June 8, 2010 Criminal Activity Continues to Rise on Federal Lands
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