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Mike Simpson's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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: Defense/Veterans' Affairs - Defense
Issue Position: Defense/Veterans' Affairs - Veterans' Affairs
Issue Position: Veterans
June 20, 2014 Defense Bill Passes House, Includes Amendment Supporting A-10 Simpson Supported A-10 Amendment and Final Passage
June 2, 2014 Crapo, Risch Statement on Bowe Bergdahl's Release
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
Oct. 1, 2013 Government Shutdown -- What it Means to You
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
June 4, 2012 E-Newsletter 6/4/12
June 1, 2012 House Overwhelmingly Approves Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill
June 1, 2012 House Overwhelmingly Approves Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill
Sept. 11, 2011 Blog: Remembering 9/11
April 7, 2011 Simpson Supports Troops, Reining in Spending
Dec. 20, 2010 Recently in Washington
Sept. 1, 2010 Idaho Reporter - Simpson, Risch React To Obama's Speech On Iraq
July 29, 2010 Delegation: F-35 Decision 'Disappointing'
July 28, 2010 Simpson Praises Passage of the FY2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill
June 16, 2010 Simpson Cosponsors Tax Relief Measure for Military Survivors
June 16, 2009 Simpson Opposes Democrat Spending Spree
Sept. 9, 2008 Technology to Eliminate Traditional Batteries for Soldiers - Creating Lighter Loads and Less Hazardous Waste
Aug. 12, 2008 Idaho Delegation to Host Academy Day
Aug. 1, 2008 House Approves Funding for Military and Veterans
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
May 24, 2007 Finally, Iraq Funding for Troops
Feb. 16, 2007 Simpson Votes No on Iraq Resolution
Feb. 16, 2005 Simpson Questions Military on Soliders' Quality of Life
July 6, 2004 Expressing the Sense of Congress that the President Posthumously Award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Harry W. Colmery
May 12, 2004 Tribute to West Point's Service America Program
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