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ICYMI: National Federation of Independent Business Endorses Congressman Simpson

Posted on 05/11/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Boise, ID—Congressman Mike Simpson is pleased to announce the endorsement of the NFIB’s political action committee, the Save America’s Free Enterprise (SAFE) Trust. “As one of the nation’s leading associations for small business owners, I am grateful to receive the endorsement of NFIB” said Congressman Simpson. “One of my top priorities is to protect small [...]

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ICYMI: The NRA-PVF Endorses Congressman Mike Simpson

Posted on 05/05/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Boise, ID — Congressman Mike Simpson is pleased to announce the endorsement of the National Rifle Association-Political Victory Fund (NRA-PFV). The NRA-PVF also awarded Congressman Simpson an A+ on gun related issues, due to his consistent defense of the Second Amendment. “I am honored to once again receive the endorsement of the National Rifle Association,” [...]

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ICYMI: Sportsmen, conservation groups honor Risch, Simpson

Posted on 05/03/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Idaho Statesman May 2, 2016 Idaho Republicans Jim Risch and Mike Simpson continue to to bask in the the success of the passage of the Boulder-White Clouds wilderness bill in 2015. The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership presented Idaho Republican Sen. Jim Risch with its James D. Range Conservation Award at a gala April 28 for [...]

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ICYMI: REALTORS® Endorse Congressman Simpson

Posted on 05/03/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Boise, ID — Congressman Mike Simpson announced support today from REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC), the political arm of the National Association of REALTORS®, following a recommendation from the Idaho REALTORS® PAC. In a statement, Idaho REALTORS® President Tracy Kasper cited Mike Simpson’s hard work to not only help Idahoans pursue the dream of homeownership but [...]

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ICYMI: Milk Producers of Idaho Endorses Congressman Simpson

Posted on 04/18/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Congressman Mike Simpson today announced the endorsement of the Milk Producers of Idaho. “I am honored to have the support of the dairymen as I work in Washington,” said Congressman Simpson. “Idaho ranks 3rd in the nation for milk production, and the dairy industry is a large part of Idaho’s economy. In my role as [...]

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ICYMI: Idaho Dairymen’s Association Endorse Congressman Simpson

Posted on 04/14/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Congressman Mike Simpson is pleased to announce the endorsement of the Idaho Dairymen’s Association, Inc. “I am grateful to receive the endorsement of the Idaho Dairymen’s Association,” said Congressman Simpson. “The Idaho dairy industry is vital to Idaho’s economy. I will continue to represent Idaho as a co-chair of the bi-partisan Congressional Dairy Farmer caucus [...]

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See What Congressman Simpson Has Been Up To

Posted on 03/17/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

I have been busy in the ongoing fight to protect our Idaho values. Here is a quick update on some of the important issues I have been addressing: Working with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) on the issue of the Eastern Plane Aquifer and sage grouse management plans. The state of Idaho has concerns [...]

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Simpson Votes to Slow Down EPA Regulation

Posted on 03/14/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Washington, DC – Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson supported H.R. 4557, the Blocking Regulatory Interference from Closing Kilns (BRICK) Act which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 238-163. The bill would extend the compliance dates pending the completion of judicial review for the Brick Maximum Achievable Control Technology (MACT) air quality rule issued [...]

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Simpson Reacts to Delisting of Yellowstone Grizzly

Posted on 03/14/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Boise, ID – Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson offered the following statement regarding today’s announcement by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that the Greater Yellowstone Area Grizzly Bear is fully recovered and no longer warrants listing under the Endangered Species Act: “For more than three decades, local, state, and federal partners have worked together to [...]

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Simpson Questions BLM on Issues Facing Idaho

Posted on 03/14/16 in Uncategorized, No Comments

Washington, D.C. – Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson today examined the President’s FY17 budget proposal during a House Interior and Environment Appropriations Subcommittee hearing with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Director Neil Kornze. Simpson, who is the vice-chair of the subcommittee, took the opportunity to question Kornze on important issues facing Idaho. During the hearing [...]

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