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5 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Letter: Bishop's recreation fee plan is just a tax

Utah Republican Rep. Rob Bishop has introduced HB 5204 to Congress. Rob Bishop is a longtime member of the party of "small government and low taxes."

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Opinion

12 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

5 Members Of Congress Who Oppose National Monuments But Love To Pose For Photos In Them

If it's August, there's a good chance you'll spot Members of Congress outside, celebrating a new wildlife refuge they helped create, pushing for the expansion of a wilderness area in their district, exploring America's newest national monument , or encouraging people to visit the national parks in their state.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Chris Stewart, Utah, Alcee Hastings, Elijah Cummings, Democrat

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

Panel Blasts Ike Memorial Cost, Snafus

After lavishing $41 million over a period longer than World War II, the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission has nothing to show, and much to answer for, its congressional overseers say.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Jim Dabakis: By compromise or executive order, Greater Canyonlands needs protection

Edward Abbey called Utah's Canyonlands area "the most weird, wonderful, magical place on earth - there is nothing else like it anywhere."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, US National Parks, Canyonlands National Park, Opinion

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Leader

Democrats say "kick the 'R' habit"

A Democratic Meet the Candidate Night on Tuesday evening at North Park Park was accompanied by heavy rains and strong winds.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Deseret News

Proposed collector natural gas lines in Moab area up for public review

The Bureau of Land Management is accepting public comment a proposal to install 25 miles of gathering lines to connect with this main natural gas line in the Moab area.

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Related Topix: Moab, UT, Grand County, UT, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fox News

Westerners fear monumental land grab by Obama administration

Utah officials are scrambling to prevent the Obama administration from locking down thousands of acres of land in their backyard, as federal officials consider up to a dozen possible national monument designations - all in western states.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, US National Parks, Arches National Park, US Governors, Gary Herbert, Conservative Political News

Salt Lake Tribune

News roundup: White House asks big biz for immigration reform help

White House looks to big biz on immigration reform. Missouri calls out the National Guard.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Millard County, UT, US Politics, Barack Obama, Utah, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Gay activist to headline Utah congressional candidate's fundraiser

It's a sign of changing times in Utah: A congressional candidate in a conservative district is holding a fundraiser that features a lesbian famous for fighting the military's now-discarded "don't ask, don't tell" policy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Gay/Lesbian, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah

Salt Lake Tribune

Letter: Let all candidates into debates

Initially, I was excited with the new debate commission in Utah coming out with a strong non-partisan message.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Opinion

Deseret News

In our opinion: Heed Herbert's advice to 'Keep (your) mitts off Utah'

Gov. Herbert has asked Orrin Hatch's 14 colleagues to come see Utah for themselves, which is a very good idea.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Orrin Hatch, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Utah, US Governors, Gary Herbert, Opinion

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

News roundup: Utahn to lead America's largest labor union

Happy Wednesday. A former school lunch lady from Utah will soon head the nation's largest labor union, and she's taking an aggressive tone toward the Obama administration even though she worked hard to get President Barack Obama re-elected.

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Related Topix: Utah, Sundance Film Festival, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Mike Lee, Barack Obama

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

News roundup: Bishop, Stewart to play convenience store clerks

Happy Monday. Ever wanted to run into your local convenience store and have your member of Congress playing the cashier? You'll now have that chance.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, 9, Swallow, Alternative, Utah, US Senate, Senator Mike Lee

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Deseret News

Hatch says liberal senators seeking new monument should 'keep their mitts off Utah'

Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, said Thursday that his fellow senators who are urging President Barack Obama to designate a new Greater Canyonlands National Monument should stop playing politics and "keep their mitts off Utah."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Orrin Hatch, US Senate, Utah, Sundance Film Festival, Utah Government, Barack Obama, Democrat

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Grand Canyon News

Arizona official backs bill to streamline Western state land...

That, in turn, would mean more money from trust lands that could go to local schools, said supporters of the bill that would make it easier for states to swap land currently surrounded by federal land.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Raul Grijalva, Democrat, Peter DeFazio, Republican

Deseret News

Gov. Gary Herbert invites senators seeking new monument to visit Utah

Come visit Utah to see that the state can better manage its public lands, Gov. Gary Herbert urged in invitations to the 14 U.S. senators who asked President Barack Obama to set aside a new Greater Canyonlands National Monument.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, US Governors, Gary Herbert, Sundance Film Festival, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat

Deseret News

Gov. Gary Herbert invites senators seeking new monument to visit Utah

Come visit Utah to see that the state can better manage its public lands, Gov. Gary Herbert urged in invitations to the 14 U.S. senators who asked President Barack Obama to set aside a new Greater Canyonlands National Monument.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, US Governors, Gary Herbert, Sundance Film Festival, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Paul Rolly: Stewart saving Utah's scenic wonders - at least in photos

Freshman Rep. Chris Stewart is so proud of Utah's natural beauty that he placed a photo of its spectacular scenery on his congressional website .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Barack Obama

Mon Aug 04, 2014

KSL-TV

Chaffetz guides Maryland Democrat on tour of Utah lands

One of the most influential East Coast Democrats in Congress took a whirlwind two-day tour of Grand County, cruising the Colorado to a Sons of the Pioneers tune and taking in the splendor of the northern Window Arch at Arches National Park.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Western, Sundance Film Festival, Utah, Elijah Cummings, Democrat

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Deseret News

In our opinion: Best use, best care

Rep. Rob Bishop's Eastern Utah public lands initiative is accomplishing its purpose - redefining land use with a give-and-take collaborative effort from a myriad of diverse stakeholders in public lands.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, Opinion

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