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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
Oct. 2, 2013 Bishop Calls on Sec Def Hagel to Cancel Any Furlough Plans for Civilian Defense Workers, National Guard, and Reservists
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"
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Director Jonathan Jarvis, NPS - Closure of Open-Air Parks & Monuments
Oct. 1, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge
Sept. 28, 2013 Bishop Votes in Support of Funding for Federal Government and One Year Delay of Obamacare
Sept. 20, 2013 Bishop, Stewart, Chaffetz Vote to Defund Obamacare and Keep the Government Open
Sept. 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary of the Air Force Mark Fanning, Air Force Chief of Staff Mark Welsh - Save A-10 Thunderbolt II
Sept. 20, 2013 Rep. Bishop Praises House Passage of Healthy Forests Act
Sept. 18, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 761, National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013
Sept. 12, 2013 Bishop Statement on U.S. Military Action in Syria
Sept. 10, 2013 Secure Rural Schools
Sept. 3, 2013 Bishop Votes in Favor of Bill to Support Veterans
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Chairman Dick Durbin and Ranking Member Thad Cochran, Senate Appropriations Committee, Chairman Bill Young and Ranking Member Pete Visclosky, House Appropriations Committee - Employee Furloughs
Aug. 6, 2013 Rep. Bishop's Response to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Furlough Reduction
July 25, 2013 U.S. House Bill Targets HAFB Furlough
July 24, 2013 Bishop Amendment to Strengthening Laws Governing Furloughs of Working Capital Fund Depots and Employees Passes House
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Bishop Meets With DOD Under Secretary Regarding Furloughs at Working Capital Fund Depots
July 23, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2397, Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2610, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 19, 2013 Student Success Act
July 18, 2013 Student Success Act
July 17, 2013 Bishop Questions Secretary Jewell About Integrity of Federal Sage Grouse Study
July 16, 2013 Bishop Supports DOD Decision to Address F-16 Training
July 11, 2013 Hearing of the House Public Lands and Environmental Regulation of the Natural Resources Committee - Wildfire and Forest Management
July 9, 2013 Witnesses Agree Closing Access to Yosemite a Public Disservice
July 3, 2013 Subcommittee to Hold Oversight Hearing on Catastrophic Wildfires and the Need for Active Forest Management
July 3, 2013 Washington Times - Border Patrol Stymied by Other Agencies, Former Agents Say
July 1, 2013 Bishop Questions Legality of Cutting Some Civilian Defense Workers at Defense Depots
June 28, 2013 Bishop Issues Statement on US Park Police Losing Track of 1000+ Weapons
June 28, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House - Tax Exempt Municipal Bonds
June 27, 2013 The Hill - Energy Independence, Today
June 26, 2013 Securing the Border
June 26, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1613, Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2231, Offshore Energy and Jobs Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2410, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014; Providing for Proceedings During the Period from June 20, 2013, Through July 5, 2013; and For Other Purposes
June 26, 2013 The Hill - Energy Independence, Today
June 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Plan B Decision
June 25, 2013 Bishop Questions Legality of Cutting Some Civilian Defense Workers at Defense Depots
June 25, 2013 Bishop Reacts to Obama Climate Change Policy
June 21, 2013 Sierra Club claims to be "100% Certain" that the President Will Designate a New National Monument in Utah
June 21, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Authority to Furlough Working Capital Civilian Defense Workers
June 20, 2013 Rep. Bishop Proposes Alternative to No Child Left Behind
June 20, 2013 Rep. Bishop Proposes Alternative to No Child Left Behind
June 19, 2013 Letter to Director Daniel M. Ashe, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Yellow-Legged Frog and Yosemite Toad
June 19, 2013 Bishop Responds to President Obama's Reduction to the U.S.'s Nuclear Weapons Capabilities
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
June 17, 2013 Idaho Wilderness Water Resources Protection Act
June 17, 2013 Rota Cultural and Natural Resources Study Act
June 17, 2013 Buffalo Soldiers in the National Parks Study Act
June 17, 2013 Y Mountain Access Enhancement Act
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