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Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah)

  • District: 1st District, North
  • Residence: Brigham City
  • Born: July 13, 1951; Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Religion: Mormon
  • Family: Wife, Jeralynn Bishop; five children
  • Education: U. of Utah, B.A. 1974 (political science)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Utah House, 1979-95 (speaker, 1993-95); Utah Republican Party chairman, 1997-2001; U.S. House, 2003-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2002 (6th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Readiness; Tactical Air & Land Forces); Natural Resources (Energy & Mineral Resources; Public Lands and Environmental Regulation - Chairman); Rules (Rules & the Organization of the House)
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State Information: 1st District, North

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Rob Bishop (R) 175,487 71.5%
Donna McAleer (D) 60,611 24.7%
Sherry Phipps (CNSTP) 9,430 3.8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 20% Mitt Romney: 77%
2008 Barack Obama: 29% John McCain: 68%




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