NEWS

February
5, 2020

Idaho government officials respond to State of the Union address

BOISE, Idaho — U.S. Senator Mike Crapo and Congressman Mike Simpson issued their thoughts on President Trump’s State of the Union address. Sen. Mike Crapo “In his third State of the Union address, President Trump delivered a strong and optimistic message that highlighted the many economic and national security successes his Administration and Congress have…

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January
24, 2020

Idaho delegation lauds Trump’s water policy rewrite

On Thursday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced the final rule for the Navigable Waters Protection Rule. The rule provides clarity to the federal-state partnership for the definition of “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) under the Clean Water Act. The rule responsibly outlines the jurisdiction of…

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January
13, 2020

Simpson Statement on War Powers Resolution – U.S. Must Show Strength and Unity

Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson issued the following statement on how he would have voted today on the War Powers Resolution. “Now more than ever, the U.S. must show strength and unity in the face of an aggressive Iran. I support President Trump in taking decisive action to bring an avowed terrorist and enemy of the…

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January
9, 2020

Thank you, Gov. Little, and happy anniversary INL

By Rep. Mike Simpson Jan 9, 2020 This year, my wife Kathy and I will celebrate 50 years of marriage. Anniversaries are a great time to pause and reflect on how fortunate we are. While I tease Kathy about how lucky she is to be married to me, anyone who has met Kathy knows I…

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