Alan Simpson

Former State Senator from Wyoming, Republican Whip

Alan Simpson appears in the following:

30 Issues | History of the National Debt

Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Is the national debt a ticking time bomb? Listen to this review of the history of American debt policy and how the issue will play out in the current presidential election.

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This Senator Saved My Love Life

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

My boyfriend Arthur and I broke up. Then Alan Simpson intervened. And what this expert on the federal deficit taught me about love changed everything.

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Simpson on Budget Dealings and Gingrich

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Recap from It's a Free Country.

Welcome to Politics Bites, where every afternoon at It's A Free Country, we bring you the unmissable quotes from the morning's political conversations on WNYC. Today on the Brian Lehrer Show, US Congressman (R-NJ 5th) Scott Garrett discussed unfinished business including the payroll tax holiday and unemployment benefits.

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Senate Votes on Health Care Reform Shaped by Filibuster

Thursday, December 24, 2009

The Senate has voted on its version of health care reform just hours before the start of the Christmas holiday. But even after months of tense negotiating, Senate Republicans are stil...

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