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Mike Simpson's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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- Global War On Terror
Issue Position: Energy/INEEL
Issue Position: Defense - Afghanistan
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 18, 2014 Appropriations Committee Approves Fiscal Year 2015 Energy and Water Bill
June 10, 2014 Delegation: New Report Shows Urgent Need to Overhaul Fire Policy
March 26, 2014 Simpson Tackles Wildfire, Sage-Grouse with DOI Secretary
Feb. 24, 2014 Delegation: Support Growing For Fire Bill
Oct. 17, 2013 Simpson Secures Wildfire Funding
Aug. 8, 2013 The Importance of Wildfire Funding
July 26, 2013 Privacy, Security, and the NSA
July 22, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Greenhouse Gas Proposals Would Be Disastrous
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
June 20, 2012 Interior Appropriations Bill Passes Subcommittee
Sept. 11, 2011 Blog: Remembering 9/11
May 1, 2011 Simpson Statement on the Death of Osama Bin Laden
Aug. 25, 2010 The Idaho Mountain Express - Congress Too Partisan, Spends Too Much: Congressman Discusses Issues During Valley Visit
July 29, 2010 Delegation: F-35 Decision 'Disappointing'
April 26, 2010 Idaho Delegation Reacts to Idaho Guard Deployment
April 22, 2010 Simpson Pushes For Border Security On Public Lands
Dec. 1, 2009 Simpson's Response To President's Request For Additional Troops In Afghanistan
Oct. 2, 2009 Simpson Asks Obama To Increase Border Agents
June 3, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Water Development Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - The Department of Energy's FY 2010 Budget Request
May 21, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Water Development Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - "National Nuclear Security Administration: Nuclear Nonproliferation and Weapons"
May 7, 2009 Simpson Cosponsors Legislation to Stop World's Most Dangerous Terrorists Held at Guantanamo Bay Prison from Coming to US
Jan. 21, 2009 Simpson, Crapo Disappointed That Vela Did Not Receive Pardon
Sept. 24, 2008 Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009
Oct. 10, 2007 Simpson Leads Bipartisan Effort Seeking Disaster Funds for Farmers and Ranchers
Sept. 19, 2007 Simpson Seeks Disaster Funds for Farmers, Ranchers, State of Idaho
June 12, 2007 Acquiring Your Passport: What You Need to Know
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 16, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 16, 2007 Simpson Votes No on Iraq Resolution
May 4, 2006 House Approves Bill to Protect Nation's Ports
April 7, 2006 Simpson to Visit New Orleans
Feb. 7, 2006 Letter to Rumsfeld Critical of Proposed National Guard Cutbacks
Dec. 14, 2005 Simpson Supports Patriot Act Reauthorization in House
Oct. 20, 2005 Honoring Citigroup
Sept. 28, 2005 Simpson Questions Army Corps on Katrina and Future Reconstruction Efforts
July 22, 2005 Simpson Supports PATRIOT Act Reauthorization in House
Jan. 30, 2004 Idaho Delegation Questions Ridge on National Lab Access - Seeks Equal Opportunity for INEEL
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Defense and Military
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