November 7, 2019


Boise, ID- Congressman Mike Simpson announced today as his campaign co-chairs for his 2020 re-election campaign Governor Brad Little, U.S. Senator Mike Crapo, U.S. Senator Jim Risch and Congressman Russ Fulcher.

“I am honored to have the support of these hard working Idaho leaders, and I look forward to continuing to work closely with them as we defend the conservative policies that make Idaho thrive,” said Congressman Simpson. “They have always fought with me as we’ve worked together to lower taxes, cut wasteful government spending, stop the overreach of the federal government, protect our Second Amendment rights, and preserve our conservative Idaho values.”

“As I have worked closely with Mike Simpson over the years, I have seen his integrity, his tireless work ethic, and his proven track record of delivering results on the issues that matter most to our state and our Idaho way of life,” said Governor Brad Little. “I look forward to co-chairing Mike’s re-election campaign, because we need Mike Simpson fighting for Idaho and our conservative values in Congress. I urge voters to join me in standing with Mike.”

Senator Mike Crapo announcing his support said, “Mike Simpson has proven over and over that he is the conservative leader we need fighting for Idaho families and Idaho values in Congress. He is a tried and true principled leader who has delivered on conservative results in Idaho and the country on important issues like balancing the budget and lowering taxes on hard-working Americans. It is an honor to co-chair his campaign.”

Senator Jim Risch voiced his support for Congressman Simpson saying, “I’ve known Mike Simpson for many years and can attest to his dedication and commitment to serving the people of Idaho. He has always fought for the issues and conservative values that matter to Idahoans. Mike is a man of conviction and a passionate public servant who won’t back down; he exhibits these characteristics with every issue that arises in Washington, D.C. I am proud to co-chair his re-election campaign.”

“Mike Simpson’s ability to build consensus has earned him respect from both colleagues and constituents,” said Congressman Russ Fulcher. “I am pleased to co-chair his campaign and continue working together in supporting President Trump’s conservative policies.”

Congressman Simpson is a proud conservative who enjoys an A+ rating with the NRA and a 100 percent rating with National Right to Life. He has authored billions of dollars in cuts to the EPA, the delisting of wolves, and protections for Idaho’s farmers and ranchers. Simpson has pushed for a balanced budget amendment and has voted repeatedly to lower taxes on all Americans.