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Lamar Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Education

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: Education
Issue Position: Education
July 14, 2014 House Approves Four Committee Bills
Jan. 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Private Sector Programs that Engage Students in STEM
Jan. 8, 2014 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - EPA Power Plant Regulations: Is the Technology Ready
Jan. 8, 2014 Hearing of the Research and Technology Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Private Sector Programs that Engage Students in STEM
May 9, 2013 Smith, Lofgren Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Create Science Laureate Position
March 13, 2013 Subcommittee Explores STEM Education Initiatives to Stimulate American Competitiveness
April 3, 2012 Congressman Smith Joins Local Students in Discussion with Astronauts Aboard the International Space Station
Dec. 8, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Dec. 8, 2010 Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendments to H.R. 5281, Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Sept. 14, 2010 Texas Republicans Introduce Legislation to Repeal Doggett Education Language
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
June 11, 2009 Smith Supports Science, Technology, Engineering And Math Education Coordination Act
May 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Crime, Terrorism And Homeland Security Of The House Committee On The Judiciary - Unfairness In Federal Cocaine Sentencing: Is It Time To Crack The 100-To-1 Disparity?
Sept. 27, 2008 Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2008
Aug. 1, 2008 Smith Votes to Make College More Affordable and Accessible
June 12, 2008 Smith Promotes Online Safety Education
April 30, 2008 Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2008
Feb. 7, 2008 Smith Votes to Keep College Affordable
March 30, 2007 Need-Based Educational Aid Act Of 2007
Oct. 6, 2006 Biweekly Column (Reaching for Higher Education)
Oct. 17, 2005 Recognizing the Importance and Positive Contributions of Chemistry to Our Everyday Lives and Supporting the Goals and Ideals of National Chemistry...
April 1, 2005 Remarks to the Greater Austin-San Antonio Corridor NanoBio Tech Summit
Nov. 19, 2004 Congress Finishes Strong
Oct. 4, 2004 Piracy Deterrence and Education Act of 2004
Sept. 28, 2004 Piracy Deterrence and Education Act of 2004
Sept. 9, 2004 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education
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