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Mike Simpson's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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: Environment/Natural Resources - Salmon Recovery
July 17, 2014 ICYMI: Simpson Defends Western Priorities to Appropriations Committee
July 16, 2014 House Committee Blocks Sheep Station Closure
July 15, 2014 Simpson Defends Western Priorities to Appropriations Committee
July 10, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 9, 2014 E-Newsletter: Recently in Washington
June 27, 2014 Simpson and Walden Move to Stop Closure of Idaho Sheep Research Station
April 4, 2014 Simpson Defends Wolf Delisting
March 26, 2014 Simpson Tackles Wildfire, Sage-Grouse with DOI Secretary
Nov. 13, 2013 Simpson Urges Nationwide Delisting of the Gray Wolf
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Dan Ashe, Director of the US Fish and Wildlife Service - Fully De-list the Gray Wolf
Oct. 7, 2013 Idaho Farm Bureau News - Time is Needed for Sage Grouse Efforts
May 14, 2013 Congressman Simpson's eNewsletter - Week of May 13, 2013
May 9, 2013 Simpson Cosponsors Recreational Fishing & Hunting Bill
April 18, 2013 Simpson Raises Western Concerns with Fish and Wildlife Service
Jan. 22, 2013 Simpson Opposes Efforts to Ban Traditional Tackle and Ammunition
Nov. 27, 2012 Idaho Delegation Statements on Final Critical Habitat Designation for the Southern Selkirk Mountains Population of Woodland Caribou
June 28, 2012 Appropriations Committee Approves the Fiscal Year 2013 Interior-Environment Appropriations Funding Bill
March 14, 2012 Simpson Issues Statement on Court Decision Upholding Wolf Delisting Language
Sept. 29, 2011 Simpson Prevents EPA Regulation of Manure
Sept. 19, 2011 Wolf Issue Underscores Need for ESA Reform
July 25, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 25, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 25, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Appropriations Act, 2012
July 12, 2011 Hearing of the House Appropriations Committee - FY 2012 Interior-Environment Appropriations
May 4, 2011 Idaho Delegation Praises Department of Interior's move to Delist Wolves
May 4, 2011 Delegation Praises Department of Interior's Move to Delist Wolves
April 14, 2011 Simpson's Wolf Language Passes House
April 12, 2011 Simpson's Wolf Language Included in Final Funding Bill
March 18, 2011 Simpson Issues Statement on Wolf Delisting Proposal
March 16, 2011 Hearing of the Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Fish and Wildlife Service FY12 Budget Hearing
Jan. 26, 2011 Rehberg Legislation Seeks to Return Wolf Management Authority to the States
Dec. 2, 2010 Western Members Introduce Bill to Delist Gray Wolf
Sept. 23, 2010 Simpson Opposes Efforts to Ban Lead in Fishing Tackle
Sept. 21, 2010 Delegation Wants to Dig Into Science Behind Earthworm Debate
Sept. 20, 2010 Simpson Cosponsors Bill to Protect Firearms on Public Land
Aug. 6, 2010 Idaho Delegation Disappointed with Wolf Decision
March 17, 2010 Strickland Testifies Before Interior Subcommittee
June 18, 2009 Simpson Secures Water, Species Funds
June 17, 2009 Simpson Secures Ag Research Funds
March 25, 2009 Owyhee Initiative
March 6, 2009 Governor, Idaho Congressional Delegation Praise Wolf Delisting
Feb. 2, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Wildlife Preservation
Jan. 14, 2009 Delegation Applauds Decision To Delist Wolves
Oct. 20, 2005 House Votes to Protect Second Amendment
Sept. 29, 2005 Simpson Supports ESA Reform
March 16, 2005 Simpson and Otter Cosponsor Endangered Species Act Reform
Feb. 2, 2005 Simpson and Otter Call Court Ruling More Evidence of Need for Endangered Species Act Reform
Nov. 16, 2004 BLM Releases Sage Grouse Interim Strategy
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Public Lands and Natural Resources
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