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Lamar Smith's Public Statements

Full Name: Lamar S. Smith
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 21, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 21
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Beth; 2 Children
Birth Date: 11/19/1947
Birth Place: San Antonio, TX
Home City: San Antonio, TX
Religion: Christian Scientist
Date Title
Issue Position: Federal Marriage Amendment
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Retirement Security
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Lawsuit Abuse
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Jobs and Taxes
Issue Position: Central America Free Trade Agreement
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Technology and Intellectual Property
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Innovation
Issue Position: Immigration and Border Security
Issue Position: Border Security
Issue Position: Constitution
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Cap and Trade
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Border Security
Issue Position: National Security/War on Terror
Issue Position: Jobs and Economic Growth
Issue Position: Technology
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Taxes
Issue Position: Global Climate Change
Issue Position: Spending
Issue Position: Economy/Jobs
Issue Position: Free Trade
Issue Position: Cyber Security
Aug. 13, 2014 Letter to Adam Sieminski, Administrator of the Energy Information Administration - Conducting an Independent Analysis Using the Same Underlying Data and Assumptions as the EPA
Aug. 13, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Requesting More Comprehensive, Independent Analysis Before Moving Forward
Aug. 1, 2014 Smith Statement on NASA Advisory Council Recommendations
July 31, 2014 Smith: President Plans to Make Border Problems Worse
July 31, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Keep Dubuque Air Traffic Control Tower Open
July 31, 2014 Hearing of the Research and Technology Subcommittee and the Oversight Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Technology Needed to Secure America's Border
July 31, 2014 Smith: Strategic Technology Development Can Help Secure U.S. Border
July 30, 2014 Smith: "More Than An Empty Su
July 30, 2014 Smith Backs Lawsuit Against Obama
July 30, 2014 Smith: VA Bill Balances Accessibility and Accountability
July 28, 2014 Hold the President Responsible for His Border Crisis
July 28, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Blocking Transparent, Thorough Evaluation of Proposed Ozone Standards
July 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Markup of H.R. 2996, the Revitalize American Manufacturing and Innovation Act of 2013
July 25, 2014 Smith Supports Bill to Boost Working Families
July 24, 2014 Members Question Astronauts Live Aboard International Space Station
July 23, 2014 President Obama Can Solve Border Crisis
July 22, 2014 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2014
July 22, 2014 NIST Reauthorization Act of 2014
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