Congressman Mike Simpson

Anger Continues with Crapo & Simpson (Opinion)
Mike Crapo and Mike Simpson could consider themselves lucky.  Crapo’s opponent in the General Election appears intelligent but has little name recognition.  Simpson’s re-election is always a foregone conclusion after downing so many mediocre opponents in the…
The Trump Effect for Idaho Republicans
The national media types claim Donald Trump is hurting down ballot Republicans.  I would recommend a link you can see by clicking here.  The supposedly comatose GOP is having a revival after being written off for dead since the latter half of the last decade...
I’m Always Right & You Better Agree (Opinion)
Do you compromise when it comes to political choices?  I do.  I’m sure when we criticize our elected politicians (especially those from our own party) we overlook the choices we made when we voted.  Yesterday I said I wouldn’t have an issue if U...
Commentary: Trouble for Mike Simpson?
She hasn’t yet made up her mind. Former State Representative Janice McGeachin tells me she’s being encouraged by many people to run for U.S. House next year. McGeachin, a Republican, would be challenging fellow Republican and current U.S. R...
Commentary: Mike Simpson & Authentic Frontier Gibberish
Have you ever written a member of your Congressional delegation?  Some years ago I wrote a fellow named Mike Castle, then serving in the House, and received a letter designed to insult my intelligence.  These things may just as well open with,
“Dear Constituent: 
Thank you for wr…