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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: Constitution
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Economy/Jobs
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Lawsuit Abuse
Issue Position: Innovation
Issue Position: Technology
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Taxes
Issue Position: Jobs and Economic Growth
Issue Position: National Security/War on Terror
Issue Position: Central America Free Trade Agreement
Issue Position: Immigration and Border Security
Issue Position: Global Climate Change
Issue Position: Cap and Trade
Issue Position: Border Security
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Spending
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Retirement Security
Issue Position: Free Trade
Issue Position: Cyber Security
Issue Position: Technology and Intellectual Property
Issue Position: Border Security
Issue Position: Federal Marriage Amendment
Issue Position: Jobs and Taxes
Issue Position: National Security
July 22, 2014 NIST Reauthorization Act of 2014
July 22, 2014 Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2014
July 22, 2014 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2014
July 17, 2014 Smith Introduces Border Solution Bill
July 16, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Safeguard Religious Freedom in VA Chapels
July 16, 2014 Libeal National Media Helped Cause Border Crisis
July 15, 2014 Americans Want Lower Levels of Immigration
July 14, 2014 Smith STEM Bill Clears House
July 14, 2014 International Science and Technology Cooperation Act of 2014
July 14, 2014 Research and Development Efficiency Act
July 14, 2014 National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorizaton of 2014
July 14, 2014 STEM Education Act of 2014
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Navigating the Clean Water Act: Is Water Wet?
July 8, 2014 Smith: Not a Funding Problem, an Enforcement Problem
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Policies Putting Child Immigrants at Risk
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Address Border Crisis
June 30, 2014 Smith: Amnesty is Not the Answer
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