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Hatch and Bishop Introduce Legislation to Convey Federal Land to the State of Utah

WASHINGTON– Today, Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) introduced the Hill Creek Cultural Preservation and Energy Development Act in both the U.S. Senate [S. 27] and U.S. House of Representatives[H.R. 356]. This legislation would facilitate the exchange of 20,000 acres … Read More

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BISHOP-HATCH BILL EXPANDS UTAH’S TAX BASE TO SUPPORT PUBLIC EDUCATION

WASHINGTON––Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT) and Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) have introduced the Action Plan for Public Land and Education (APPLE) Act in the Senate [S. 1524] and U.S. House of Representatives [H.R. 2852].  This legislation would help Utah and other … Read More

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House Passes Defense Authorization Act

WASHINGTON– The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2012.  Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT) voted in support of this legislation, which includes key provisions for Utah military installations and the future operations … Read More

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Rep. Bishop & Sen. Lee Introduce Land Conveyance Legislation for Mantua, Utah

WASHINGTON– Today, Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) and Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT) introduced legislation to transfer three parcels of federally owned land in Box Elder County to the town of Mantua, Utah.  Specifically, The Box Elder Utah Land Conveyance Act would … Read More

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Bishop Hails Groundbreaking of New NSA Facility in Utah

WASHINGTON— Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today recognized the official groundbreaking for construction of the National Security Agency’s (NSA) National Data Center project located at Camp Williams, Utah.  The NSA serves as Executive Agent for the greater U.S. intelligence community.

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Bishop Hails New 4th Congressional District in Utah

WASHINGTON— Today the U.S. Census Bureau announced that the State of Utah will receive a 4th Congressional seat in 2012.  After receiving confirmation that a new Congressional District will be added to the Utah delegation, Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01) issued … Read More

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