Representative Lamar S. Smith's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Lamar S. Smith
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 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
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6/03/14 Smith: Negotiating with Terrorists Sets Dangerous Precedent 1/15/14 Smith Votes To Cut Spending 12/12/13 Smith Statement on Budget Vote 9/10/13 Smith Opposes Military Strike on Syria 6/13/13 Congressman Henry Cuellar Releases Statement on FY2014 Defense Appropriations Bill 6/12/13 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 5/24/13 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - ENC Military Bases 3/18/13 Letter to President Obama - Israel's Iron Dome 2/26/13 Industry and Academia Applaud Reintroduction of Lipinski-McCaul Cybersecurity Enhancement Act 2/12/13 More Spending, More Regulation, More of the Same 12/28/12 Senate Passes Smith Bill to Reauthorize National Security Provisions 12/05/12 Clarification with Respect to Absence from the United States Due to Certain Employment by Chief of Mission or Armed Forces 9/25/12 Letter to The President 9/19/12 GOP Chairmen to Administration: Don't Release Convicted Terrorist to Egypt 9/13/12 Letter to President Obama 9/12/12 House Passes Five Year Extension of the FISA Amendments Act 8/02/12 House Passes Bill to Protect America's Trade Secrets 7/11/12 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - On Information Leaks 6/27/12 Smith Introduces Bill to Protect America's Trade Secrets 4/27/12 Advancing America's Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Act of 2012 9/09/11 September 11th - Ten Years Later 6/10/11 Letter to Attorney General Holder 4/14/11 Department Of Defense And Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 4/07/11 Smith Supports Troop Funding Bill 3/17/11 Bill Requires Consultation Before Giving Terrorists Miranda Rights 2/17/11 Extending Counterterrorism Authorities 1/18/11 Letter to The Honorable Gary Locke Secretary of Commerce 12/01/10 Media Coverage of Dream Act One-Sided 9/14/10 Immigration Reform Caucus Statements on Senator Reid's Plan to Include Immigration in the Defense Authorization Bill 5/05/10 Letter To Robert Gates, Secretary Of Defense - National Day of Prayer 4/15/10 Smith Supports Bill To Provide Vital Homeland Security Funding 12/01/09 Smith Statement On Afghanistan 6/17/09 Smith: No Bailout On The Backs Of Our Troops 5/14/09 Smith, Rodriguez Announce Funding for Forts Sam, Bliss in Supplemental Bill 1/22/09 FOX "Your World" -Transcript 7/24/08 New York Times Shows Favoritism 3/14/08 FISA Amendments Act of 2008 1/28/08 Smith Statement on State of the Union Address 1/25/08 Standing by the Surge 5/24/07 Smith Votes to Increase Funding for the Troops 3/20/07 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government 2/15/07 Iraq War Resolution 2/14/07 Trust The Troops 10/18/06 Press Release - Smith to Administration: Keep the Lights on at Fort Sam 10/17/05 Expressing Sense of the House with Respect to Raising Awareness and Enchancing State of Computer Security and Supporting Goals and Ideals of... 5/20/05 Honor America's Heroes this Memorial Day 3/15/05 Providing for Consideration of H.R.1268, Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief 2/17/05 Hearing of House Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property: Trademark Dilution Revision Act of 2005 10/07/04 CBS' Media Bias 8/20/04 The State of Cyberspace Security