Simpson Announces Legislative Steering Committee

Posted on 10/28/15 in Uncategorized, No Comments
Boise, ID – Congressman Mike Simpson today announced his re-election campaign’s legislative steering committee members.

“I am grateful to announce the support of so many strong legislative leaders from across the Second Congressional District.” said Congressman Simpson. “With their support, I am confident that our campaign will be able to communicate my strong conservative record of reducing government spending, lowering taxes and fighting against government intrusion.”

“I am happy to endorse Mike Simpson in his re-election campaign,” said Speaker Scott Bedke. “We need Mike’s continued proven leadership in Congress. I am confident that Idahoans will join me in supporting Mike once again as he fights for Idaho’s priorities in Washington, DC.”

“Mike is a proven conservative leader with a distinguished track record of fighting hard for lower taxes, smaller government and conservative values,” said Senate Pro Tempore Brent Hill. “Mike continues to make an impact in Washington as a passionate champion of our Idaho values.”

Simpson Legislative Steering Committee:

  • Pro Tempore Brent Hill
  • Senate Majority Leader Bart Davis
  • Speaker of the House Scott Bedke
  • Senator Bert Brackett
  • Senator Lee Heider
  • Senator Jim Patrick
  • Senator Kelly Anthon
  • Senator Jim Guthrie
  • Senator Steve Bair
  • Senator Mark Harris
  • Senator Jeff Siddoway
  • Representative Maxine Bell
  • Representative Lance Clow
  • Representative Marc Gibbs
  • Representative Stephen Hartgen
  • Representative Clark Kauffman
  • Representative Steven Miller
  • Representative Paul Romrell
  • Representative Richard Wills
  • Representative Fred Wood
  • Representative Van Burtenshaw
  • Representative Jeff Thompson
  • Representative Julie VanOrden
  • Representative Wendy Horman

Simpson previously announced campaign co-chairs Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter, First Lady Lori Otter, U.S. Senator Mike Crapo and U.S. Senator Jim Risch.

Congressman Simpson is a proud conservative who enjoys an A+ rating with the NRA and a 100 percent rating with National Right to Life. He has authored billions of dollars in cuts to the EPA, the delisting of wolves, and protections for Idaho’s farmers and ranchers. Simpson fought Obamacare by voting against it over 50 times, pushed a balanced budget amendment, and voted repeatedly to lower taxes on all Americans.