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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
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 16, 2013 Salt Lake Tribune - Bishop Seeks Grand Bargain on Public Lands
April 15, 2013 Bishop Introduces Legislation to Improve Antiquities Act
April 10, 2013 Rep. Rob Bishop Statement on Senate Approval of Next DOI Secretary Sally Jewell
April 10, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 678, Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act
April 10, 2013 President Obama's Budget
April 10, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation Sets NASA's Focus on the Moon
April 9, 2013 Report on Resolution Providing for Consideration of H.R. 678, Bureau of Reclamation Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and Acting Director of the Office of Management and Budget Jeffrey Zients - Rural School Funding
March 25, 2013 Letter to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe - Delisting the Gray Wolf
March 25, 2013 Bishop Opposes President Obama's Use of Antiquities Act
March 22, 2013 Rep. Rob Bishop Shares Concerns over Antiquities Act and New National Monuments
March 21, 2013 House Passes Funding Bill and FY 2014 Budget
March 20, 2013 Bishop, Gen. Wolfenbarger Support Funding to Ease Defense Aspect of Sequestration
March 15, 2013 Bishop Calls President Obama's Proposed Climate Change Mandate "The Wrong Tack"
March 14, 2013 Senate Democrats' Spending Plan Not Aligned with Western Priorities
March 13, 2013 Bishop Introduces Legislation to Build Consensus Around New Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial
March 11, 2013 Letter to the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano - Release of Detained, Undocumented Immigrants
March 8, 2013 Letter to President Obama - North Korea
March 7, 2013 Hatch, Bishop, Stewart Introduce Legislation to Transfer U.S. Forest Service Land to the City of Fruit Heights
March 7, 2013 Rep. Bishop and Rep. Kind Introduce Bipartisan Federal Asset Inventory Legislation
March 6, 2013 House Passes Bill to Fund Federal Government, Veterans Programs, and Military Projects
March 4, 2013 Bishop Statement on President Obama's EPA Administrator and Energy Secretary Appointments
Feb. 27, 2013 Rep. Bishop, Senator Vitter Introduce Energy Production and Project Delivery Act of 2013
Feb. 26, 2013 State Forests Management Superior to Federal Forests for Job Creation, Revenue Production, Local Economies and Fire Prevention
Feb. 20, 2013 Bishop Statement on Pentagon Letter Regarding Sequester-related Furloughs and Job Loss
Feb. 15, 2013 Bishop Opposes Bill Harming Pay of Federal Workers
Feb. 12, 2013 Bishop Statement in Response to State of the Union Address
Feb. 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Salazar - Release Federal Lands in Utah
Feb. 7, 2013 Subcommittee Chairman Bishop Leads Request for Comprehensive Analysis of NEPA's Costs and Regulatory Burdens on Taxpayers
Feb. 7, 2013 Bishop's Statement on President Obama's Sequester Delay Proposal
Feb. 6, 2013 Bishop Statement on Sally Jewell as Next DOI Secretary
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 5, 2013 Public Lands Subcommittee Chairman Issues Statement on New Study Examining Benefits of Energy Production on Federal Land
Feb. 5, 2013 Bishop Rebuts Remarks Made Today by Former DOI Secretary Bruce Babbitt
Jan. 24, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Gun Control
Jan. 23, 2013 Hatch and Bishop Introduce Legislation to Convey Federal Land to the State of Utah
Jan. 23, 2013 House Passes "No Budget, No Pay" Act
Jan. 17, 2013 President Signs Bill to Help Preserve Use of Water from Colorado River
Jan. 15, 2013 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013
Jan. 3, 2013 Congressman Rob Bishop Sworn Into 113th Congress
Jan. 1, 2013 Bishop States that Congress Must Focus on Cutting Spending
Dec. 20, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act Passes the House
Dec. 20, 2012 Bishop Returns to House Natural Resources Committee
Dec. 20, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 933, Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Dec. 17, 2012 Salazar Said to be Considering Antiquities Act for New Mexico National Monument
Dec. 17, 2012 Authorizing Right-of-Way for Natural Gas Pipelines in Glacier National Park
Dec. 17, 2012 Barona Band of Mission Indians Land Transfer Clarification Act of 2012
Dec. 12, 2012 Bishop Resumes Position on House Armed Services Committee
Nov. 28, 2012 Deseret News - Rep. Rob Bishop, Chamber of Commerce Look to Energy Development in Fiscal Cliff Negotiations
Nov. 27, 2012 Letter to John Boehner
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