Representative Lamar S. Smith's Public Statements


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
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
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6/14/13 Smith: Senate Fails to Protect American Workers and Taxpayers 3/13/13 Subcommittee Explores STEM Education Initiatives to Stimulate American Competitiveness 11/30/12 House Approves STEM Legislation 9/20/12 STEM Jobs Act of 2012 9/18/12 Smith Introduces the STEM Jobs Act 9/18/12 Smith Introduces Bipartisan STEM Bill 9/14/12 Smith Releases Draft STEM Legislation 9/13/12 House Reauthorizes E-Verify for Three Years 4/18/12 Hearing of the Immigration Policy and Enforcement Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - Document Fraud in Employment Authorization: How an E-Verify Requirement Can Help 3/29/12 Smith Receives U.S. Chamber of Commerce "Spirit of Enterprise" Award 3/20/12 Griffin's "Regulatory Freeze for Jobs Act' Passes Committee 1/23/12 Judiciary Committee to Hold Hearing on Recess Appointments 11/16/11 Jobs Fair Connects Many 10/25/11 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - H.R. 3010, the Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011 9/14/11 Pass E-Verify to Create American Jobs 9/07/11 Smith: President Should Practice Regulatory Restraint 6/01/11 Media Ignore Study Showing Stimulus Failed 3/22/11 Letter to President, Barack Obama 1/18/11 Smith Statement Regarding GAO Report on E-Verify 7/29/10 No Enforcement means Lowers Wages, Higher Unemployment 6/24/10 Letter to the Honorable Jeff Sessions, Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee 2/23/10 Networks Boost So-called Stimulus 1/28/10 Smith Response To State Of The Union 12/03/09 Job Summit Should Address "Stolen" Jobs 11/06/09 Smith Statement On Latest Unemployment Numbers 9/23/09 Statement Regarding Vote On H.R. 3548, Unemployment Compensation Extension Act Of 2009 7/10/09 Uninformed Or Misinformed 6/29/09 Smith: Supreme Court Decision Upholds Equal Rights For All 6/23/09 Biased LA Times Story Misses Point 6/04/09 Stop E-Verify Delays And Protect American Workers 3/09/09 Napolitano Is Wrong To Investigate The Investigators 4/15/08 Religious Worker Visa Extension Act of 2008 2/08/08 Jump Starting the Economy 1/31/07 Rep. Smith Attempts to Protect Critical Programs 7/21/06 Numbers Don't Lie 7/25/04 Stock Options Create Jobs Issue Position: Jobs and Economic Growth Issue Position: Jobs and Taxes