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Mike Simpson's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
Feb. 5, 2014 Simpson Votes to Protect Hunting and Fishing on Public Lands
Oct. 2, 2013 Simpson's Bill to Reopen National Parks Passes House
Oct. 1, 2013 Government Shutdown -- What it Means to You
Oct. 1, 2013 Democrats Reject Simpson's Bill to Re-Open Parks and Museums
Oct. 1, 2013 National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
April 20, 2012 Blog: National Park Week--Celebrate "America's Best Idea"
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
Sept. 23, 2010 Simpson Opposes Efforts to Ban Lead in Fishing Tackle
April 13, 2010 Congress Should Have Say In National Monument Designations
Feb. 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary Of The Interior, United States Of America
Oct. 8, 2009 Simpson Cosponsors Bill To Increase Access For Fishermen And Hunters
June 18, 2009 Old Idaho Penitentiary On Preservation Funding List
June 12, 2009 Freedom And Our Flag
June 17, 2008 Simpson Secures $1 Million for Idaho Meth Project
April 30, 2008 Minidoka Lands Bill Clears Congress
Feb. 15, 2008 Idaho Delegation Praises Forest Service
Nov. 15, 2007 Simpson Votes to Override Veto in Effort to Save Special Olympics Funding
Nov. 14, 2007 Letter to Mary Bomar, Director of the National Park Service
Nov. 14, 2007 Auger Falls Land Bill Introduced in Congress
June 11, 2007 Northwest's Power is Strongest When United
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
July 24, 2006 Central Idaho Economic Development and Recreation Act
July 19, 2006 CIEDRA Moves to the House Floor
May 18, 2006 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
March 15, 2006 The Federal Judgeship and Administrative Efficiency Act of 2005
April 14, 2005 Idaho Lawmakers Support Protecting Americans from Bankruptcy Abuse
Oct. 5, 2004 Creating Additional Federal Court Judgeships
April 14, 2004 Seeking a Stronger Central Idaho
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - The United Nations and U.S. Sovereignty
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