Mike Simpson

Idaho’s Conservative Schism (Opinion)
What mainstream media would call Idaho’s alt-right appears to be eating its own.  Media isn’t filled with many great intellectuals and simply lumps various groups it doesn’t like on the right side of the political equation under one category...
Commentary: Islamic Republic of Idaho
Monday I made contact with the College of Southern Idaho about the refugee resettlement program.  Here’s what I’m told.  The program shares a board of trustees with the college.  Otherwise these are distinct entities.  The college makes no visible …
Scientists Rethinking Ways Ebola Can Spread
Scientists are still saying they are confident ebola can only spread with close, personal contact.  However, they are also considering that it may mutate and begin to spread in other ways.  They admit the book is still being written on this...
Idaho Lawmakers Big Players in “Fiscal Cliff” Debates
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo and U.S. Rep. Mike Simpson could play key roles in crafting legislation concerning the nation's deficit and debt as the so-called fiscal cliff approaches. The Idaho Statesman reports the two Republican lawmakers from Idaho say they want to see a de…
Congressional Race
!!Unofficial Results!!
United States Representative, District 1
DEM
Jimmy Farris
88,792
30.9%
REP
Raul R. Labrador
180,597
62.9%
LIB
Rob Oates
11,006
3.8%
IND
Pro-Life
6,570
2.3%
United States Representative, District 2
DEM
Nicole LeFavour
106,286
34...