- Associated Press - Wednesday, September 30, 2015

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert is testifying before a congressional committee about federal oversight of natural resources in the states.

The Republican governor is scheduled to testify Wednesday morning before the House Committee on Natural Resources.

U.S. Rep. Rob Bishop of Utah chairs the committee.

Along with Herbert, the governors of Wyoming, Montana and South Dakota are also scheduled to testify.

They’re scheduled to talk about the impact of federal regulations on natural resources and energy development in their states, including protections for sage grouse and management of forests.

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