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Mike Simpson's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathy
Birth Date: 09/08/1950
Birth Place: Burley, ID
Home City: Idaho Falls, ID
Religion: Mormon
Date Title
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 24, 2013 Critical Water Resources Legislation Passes House
May 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Preventing Closures of Air Traffic Control Towers
March 14, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Local Contract Control Tower Closures
July 2, 2012 E-Newsletter 7/2/12
July 6, 2011 Bipartisan House Transportation Leaders Decry Inadequate Funding Levels in Reauthorization Proposal
May 19, 2011 Letter to the Leaders of the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
Dec. 8, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Ray LaHood, Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation
Sept. 15, 2010 Rehberg, Boyd, Ehlers, Simpson and Minnick Praise Passage of Resolution Honoring Backcountry Airstrips
June 25, 2010 Rehberg, Boyd, Ehlers, Simpson and Minnick Introduce Resolution Honoring Backcountry Airstrips
June 11, 2010 TRACON Stays in Idaho, Keeping Jobs in Idaho and Travelers Safe
June 8, 2010 Delegation, Mayor Announce Tracon Will Stay
Nov. 12, 2009 Simpson Supports Clean Transportation Energy Alternatives
May 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Barack Obama, President Of The United States
May 19, 2009 Simpson Fights Auto Dealership Plan
Feb. 26, 2009 Earmark Declaration
Feb. 10, 2009 Idaho Delegation Introduces Transportation Bill
Jan. 28, 2009 Simpson Votes Against Stimulus Package
Jan. 22, 2009 Simpson Votes Against Additional TARP Spending
Dec. 10, 2008 Simpson Votes Against Auto Bailout
Nov. 14, 2008 Simpson, Crapo, Bieter Help Retain Rail Jobs, Buy America Waiver Denied
Oct. 31, 2008 Expedited Amtrak Study Sought
Oct. 16, 2008 Crapo, Simpson Work to Keep Jobs in Idaho
Sept. 23, 2008 Transportation - in Many Ways the Backbone of Our Economy - by Rep. Simpson
Sept. 18, 2008 Idaho Delegation Introduces Transportation Bill
Nov. 14, 2007 Letter to Mary Bomar, Director of the National Park Service
April 20, 2007 House Authorizes Water Transportation Projects
June 14, 2006 House Bars FAA from Closing Boise TRACON
July 29, 2005 Simpson and Otter Support Transportation Bill
May 25, 2005 Boise Tower Decision Creates Safety Issues
Sept. 14, 2004 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5025, Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation and Infrastrucutre
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Transportation and Infrastructure
Issue Position: Transportation - Gas Prices
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Transportation - Rail
Issue Position: Transportation - TEA-3 Highway Reauthorization Bill
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