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Mike Simpson's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' K. Simpson
Office: U.S. House (ID) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathy
Birth Date: 09/08/1950
Birth Place: Burley, ID
Home City: Idaho Falls, ID
Religion: Mormon
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy/INEEL - ANWR
Issue Position: Transportation - Gas Prices
Issue Position: Environment/Natural Resources - Wolf Reintroduction
Issue Position: Environment/Natural Resources
Issue Position: Public Lands
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Environment/Natural Resources
Issue Position: Environment/Natural Resources
June 25, 2014 Idaho Delegation Fights Forest Service Effort to Seize State Waters
June 24, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Groundwater Resource Management Directive
June 18, 2014 Hearing of the House Appropriations Committee - Markup of the FY15 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act
June 10, 2014 Delegation: New Report Shows Urgent Need to Overhaul Fire Policy
June 9, 2014 Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2015 Energy and Water Bill
May 8, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Expand EPA Regulatory Authority Through Clean Water Act
May 6, 2014 Simpson Condemns Aggressive Federal Water Grab
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
April 14, 2014 Letter to Mary Landrieu, Chairwoman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Strengthen Our National Forests
April 2, 2014 Simpson Pushes for Better Wildfire Budgeting
March 27, 2014 Simpson Takes Every Opportunity to Protect Idaho Water
March 26, 2014 Simpson Tackles Wildfire, Sage-Grouse with DOI Secretary
March 25, 2014 Simpson Opposes EPA Water Rules
March 14, 2014 Letter to Doug Lamborn, Chairman of the Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - Public Lands Renewable Energy Development Act
March 13, 2014 Simpson Votes to Protect Water Rights from Federal Overreach
March 12, 2014 Simpson Protects Farmers from EPA Privacy Violations
March 6, 2014 Simpson: Congress Enacts Laws -- Not the EPA
Feb. 5, 2014 Simpson and Schrader Introduce Bill to Fix Wildfire Budget
Jan. 15, 2014 Simpson Praises Omnibus Language Protecting Western Interests
Jan. 8, 2014 Simpson Cosponsors Bill to Curb EPA Water Regulation
Nov. 21, 2013 Risch and Simpson Praise Passage of Simpson's Water Bill in Senate Committee
Nov. 13, 2013 Simpson Secures Energy and Water Chairmanship
Oct. 23, 2013 Simpson Protects Water Rights against Federal Overreach
Oct. 4, 2013 Simpson Fights Against Increased Power Rates
Sept. 18, 2013 Simpson's Statement on EPA's New Rule on Non-Navigable Waters
Aug. 1, 2013 Simpson Votes to Address EPA Overreach
July 25, 2013 Simpson Supports States, Not EPA Regulating Coal Ash
July 23, 2013 Interior Appropriations Bill Passes Subcommittee
July 23, 2013 Interior Appropriations Bill Prevents EPA from Implementing Climate Change Agenda
July 22, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Greenhouse Gas Proposals Would Be Disastrous
July 22, 2013 Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2014 Interior and Environment Bill
July 19, 2013 Newsletter: Simpson Ag Alert July 19, 2013
July 18, 2013 Simpson: Communities Need Flexibility from EPA Regs
July 9, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2014
June 27, 2013 Simpson Vows Action to Limit Reach of Obama Regs
June 17, 2013 Simpson's Bill Addressing Idaho Wilderness Water Diversions Passes House
June 17, 2013 Idaho Wilderness Water Resources Protection Act
May 22, 2013 Keystone XL Pipeline Needed for Energy Independence
May 14, 2013 Congressman Simpson's eNewsletter - Week of May 13, 2013
May 8, 2013 Simpson to BLM: Efforts to Prevent Sage-Grouse Listing Must Work
May 8, 2013 Simpson Questions EPA Budget Priorities
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