NEWS

March
17, 2022

Simpson, Fulcher sign letter to Biden Administration requesting an end to public transportation mask mandate

The mask mandate was scheduled to end March 18, but TSA extended the requirement on March 10 for masks on planes and public transportation through April 18. WASHINGTON, D.C., USA — A letter sent to the U.S. Department of Transportation requesting President Joe Biden’s Administration end the mask mandate on public transportation was signed by…

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December
21, 2021

IDFA Recognizes Six Officials for Supporting U.S. Dairy

WASHINGTON —The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) has recognized six individuals whose work in federal legislation and food and agricultural policy has helped to advance the economic impact of the U.S. dairy industry. At the annual Celebration of Dairy event overlooking the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., IDFA President and CEO Michael Dykes, D.V.M., recognized Senator…

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November
18, 2021

Idaho Congressmen join GOP senators in challenge to Biden vaccine mandate

WASHINGTON D.C., Virginia (KMVT/KSVT) — Idaho Senators Mike Crapo and Jim Risch joined Idaho Representatives Mike Simpson and Russ Fulcher in introducing a new challenge to President Biden’s vaccine mandate. The new challenge will invoke the Congressional Review Act by bringing forward a joint resolution of disapproval of Biden’s mandate. The move, which is the…

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October
22, 2021

Simpson tells Treasury to abandon IRS monitoring proposal

Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson joined 201 of his House colleagues in sending a letter to Department of Treasury Secretary Yellen voicing serious concern over the proposal to mandate and expand financial data collection on the American public. “The Biden administration’s latest proposal to require this level of monitoring and reporting by financial institutions is absolutely absurd,” Congressman…

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