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Rob Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Federal, State and Local Relations

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
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
Nov. 19, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1965, Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2728, Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act
Sept. 20, 2013 Rep. Bishop Praises House Passage of Healthy Forests Act
Sept. 10, 2013 Secure Rural Schools
July 18, 2013 Student Success Act
March 7, 2013 Hatch, Bishop, Stewart Introduce Legislation to Transfer U.S. Forest Service Land to the City of Fruit Heights
Feb. 5, 2013 Bishop Rebuts Remarks Made Today by Former DOI Secretary Bruce Babbitt
May 17, 2012 We are Now in the Silly System
Oct. 14, 2011 PILT Payments, Access to Federal Lands Vital to Rural Communities
July 13, 2011 Bishop Touts Federalism Aspect of Bill Addressing EPA Overreach
June 23, 2011 Deseret News - Utah Lands Safe from Federal Intrusion, Bishop Says
April 13, 2011 Federalism
Jan. 6, 2011 Spending Cuts in the Federal Government
Dec. 16, 2010 Deseret News - Repeal Amendment Restores Balance
June 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar Secretary Department of the Interior
June 15, 2010 Pleading the 10th
May 11, 2010 Deseret News - Bishop wants to give federal programs to Utah
May 6, 2010 House Republicans Launch New 10th Amendment Task Force
May 6, 2010 Bishop Introduces the Utah Laboratory of Democracy Act
April 21, 2010 Western Lawmakers Join In Opposition Of Bill To Allow Federal Regulation Of All U.S. Water
March 23, 2010 Bishop, Utah Take Steps To Restore Limits On Washington
Feb. 23, 2010 American Motorcyclist Association - Congress Reacts With Outrage To Administration Plan To Take Public Lands Without Public Debate
Feb. 19, 2010 A Modest Proposal To The Federal Government: Let Utah Do It
July 11, 2006 The Balance of Power Between the States and the Federal Government
May 25, 2006 States Neet to Regain their Autonomy
May 4, 2006 The Role of the Federal Government
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Natural Resources and Public Lands
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Federalism- The Founders Formula for Freedom
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Tenth Amendment
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