Press Releases

Simpson Statement on Government Reopening

Washington, January 25, 2019

Washington, D.C. – Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson released the following statement addressing the announcement of the end of the temporary government shutdown.


“I applaud the decision to end the temporary government shutdown. My message has remained consistent - when we come together and put partisan disputes aside, we can begin to govern in a way that will make the American people proud. I remain committed to finding a long term solution for funding for the rest of the fiscal year including appropriate border security measures.”


To learn more of Congressman Simpson’s positions on the government shutdown visit his Website or follow him on Facebook and Twitter.