Simpson, testifying before Labrador arrived at the hearing, offered a long list of groups supporting his bill including the Sawtooth Society, the Custer County Commission, East Fork Ranchers, the Idaho Farm Bureau, the Idaho Cattle Association, Idaho Outfitters and Guides, the Idaho Conservation League and the Wilderness Society. Republican Sens. Jim Risch and Mike Crapo both support Simpson’s bill. Barker’s full report is online here. Betsy Russell, EOB
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