• Bishop Praises Senate Approval of Keystone XL
    January 29, 2015 – House Natural Resources Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) today issued the following statement upon Senate passage of legislation approving the Keystone XL Pipeline: “I applaud my colleagues in the Senate that voted to approve this important energy infrastructure bill, which is long overdue. At long last, Senator Harry Reid ... More
  • U.S. Department of the Interior’s Five-Year Plan Dashes Offshore Energy Hopes
    January 27, 2015 – House Committee on Natural Resources Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) issued the following statement in response to the Obama Administration’s Draft Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2017 to 2022: “Someday this Administration will move the goal of energy independence forward. Unfortunately, this ... More
  • Bishop Issues Statement on Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Actions by Obama Administration
    January 25, 2015 – Chairman Rob Bishop (UT-01) issued the following statement on President Obama’s announcement to immediately begin managing 1.5 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) as wilderness, in addition to the 18 million acres of ANWR that have already been designated wilderness. This will prohibit any motor... More