During the FY2011 Appropriations process, the House Republican Conference implemented a moratorium on earmarks lasting through the end of the 111th Congress. In accordance with these rules, I did not request any earmarks.
Read Congressman Simpson’s press releases regarding the funding for programs important to Idaho for fiscal year 2011.
Simpson’s Wolf Language Included in Final Funding Bill Apr 12, 2011
Continuing resolution includes language overturning court decision to return wolves in Idaho and Montana to endangered species list
Simpson Defunds “Wild Lands” Initiative in Final Budget Bill Apr 12, 2011
Continuing resolution includes language prohibiting the Department of Interior from moving forward on controversial wilderness policy
Simpson Cuts Billions from EPA, Department of Interior in Final CR Apr 12, 2011
Chairman of House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee initiates historic cuts to move toward balanced budget
Simpson Praises Passage of the FY2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill Jul 28, 2010
House Appropriations Subcommittee approves INL Infrastructure, Cleanup Funds Jul 15, 2010
Idaho Congressman secures funding to promote funding for buildings, infrastructure at the Idaho National Laboratory and ongoing cleanup at the Idaho Cleanup Project