James Dozier, Executive Director of Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions, issued the following statement this evening on Congressman Mike Simpson’s primary victory in Idaho’s Second Congressional District.
“Mike Simpson has been a strong representative for Idaho’s Second Congressional District, and I congratulate him on his primary victory this evening. Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions was proud to support Congressman Simpson due to his proven record of results and as a leading advocate for public investment in new energy technologies that create jobs, protect our environment and strengthen our national security.
“Clean energy isn’t a partisan issue. Following Congressman Simpson’s lead of supporting a comprehensive plan that advances our energy independence, strengthens our economy, and preserves our air and water is a winning strategy for Republicans in future competitive races.
Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions, a 501(c)(4), launched $190,000 in radio and TV ads supporting Congressman Simpson beginning Tuesday, May 13. The spots praised Simpson’s support of energy innovation and the Idaho National Laboratory.
Watch “Innovation” (ID02): http://goo.gl/FcSEOb