Articles Tagged 'Bryan Smith'
NRA endorses Simpson over Tea Party foe
The National Rifle Association is endorsing Rep. Mike Simpson (R-Idaho), giving him a boost against Tea Party candidate Bryan Smith (R).
“Mike Simpson is a true conservative leader. He has led and continues to lead the way on vital firearm, hunting and self-defense reforms and issues before Congress,” said NRA President David Keene in a statement before touting Simpson’s “A+”… READ MORE
Mike Simpson Launches First TV Ad of Cycle
Rep. Mike Simpson, an eight-term Idaho Republican facing a tea-party-backed primary challenger, went up Thursday with his first TV ad of the cycle.
Seeking to bolster his conservative record ahead of the May 20 primary, the 30-second ad highlights votes Simpson has taken that tow the conservative line and labels his challenger, attorney Bryan Smith, as a “personal injury lawyer.”… READ MORE
Boehner Ally Returns Fire Against GOP Primary Challenger
Idaho Republican Rep. Mike Simpson fired back this week at his primary rival, attorney Bryan Smith, escalating one of the most high-profile House primaries of the 2014 elections so far.
Last week, Smith went on the radio airwaves with an ad attacking Simpson â€” a close ally of Speaker John A. Boehner â€” for being â€œliberal,â€ a charge Simpsonâ€™s campaign… READ MORE
Idaho: Club for Growth Candidate Goes on the Air Against Boehner Ally
Republican Bryan Smith is on the radio with a new ad smacking Republican Rep. Mike Simpson for not supporting a recent tea party effort to defund the 2010 health care overhaul.
A source in the campaign characterized the buy via email as a five-figure buy â€œon conservative talk radio across Idaho.â€ Idaho is a relatively inexpensive ad market.
â€œHe wonâ€™t… READ MORE