Congressman Rob Bishop
Rob Bishop, a public school teacher turned public servant, is serving his fifth term as a representive from Utah’s First Congressional District in the U.S. Congress. Currently, he serves on the powerful House Rules Committee, Natural Resources Committee, and is Chairman of the House Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands. He’s on temporary leave from the House Armed Services Committee, at the request of Speaker of the House John Boehner, in order to continue serving on the House Rules Committee. For his first term, he was appointed to serve on the Armed Services Committee, the Resources Committee, and the Science Committee, which all handle critical issues for Utah's First District. In Rob’s second term, he was appointed to serve on the powerful House Rules Committee, the legislative “gatekeeper” for all bills coming to the House floor. Rob helped found the 10th Amendment Task Force, a coalition of House Members committed to work to return to the people and the states the power now being held in Washington DC.