Representative Lamar S. Smith's Public Statements

Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 21, Republican
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 21
Brian McCall

(Announced)

Republican

Brian McCall

(Announced)

Republican

John Murphy

(Announced)

Republican

John Murphy

(Announced)

Republican

Todd Phelps

(Announced)

Republican

Todd Phelps

(Announced)

Republican

Tejas Vakil

(Announced)

Democratic

Tejas Vakil

(Announced)

Democratic

Tom Wakely

(Announced)

Democratic

Tom Wakely

(Announced)

Democratic

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12/16/15 Smith Responds to NOAA Delivery of Documents and Communications 12/14/15 Letter to the Hon. Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture - Take Action on Cottonseed 12/14/15 Smith: EPA Broke Law in Colluding with Activists 12/02/15 Letter to the Hon. Sylvia Burwell, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Refusal To Submit Refugee Report 12/01/15 Smith Statement on Bills to Block EPA Regs 12/01/15 Letter to the Hon. Penny Pritzker, Secretary, U.S. Department of Commerce - Demanding Communications from NOAA's Non-Scientists as First Step 11/30/15 Smith Statement on EPA's Final RFS Rule 11/23/15 Letter to the Hon. Eddie Bernice Johnson, Ranking Member Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Commitment to Oversight 11/18/15 Hearing of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Smith, Hearing on The Administration's Empty Promises for the International Climate Treaty 11/18/15 Letter to the Hon. Penny Pritzker, Secretary, U.S. Department of Commerce - NOAA Communications after Allegations Climate Study was Rushed 11/18/15 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Energy of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Alexander, Hearing on Recommendations of the Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories 11/16/15 Breitbart.com - Changing the Data to Get Climate Change 10/14/15 Letter to the Hon. Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Pebble Mine in Bristol Bay 10/01/15 Letter to Jagadish Shukla, President of the Institute of Global Environment and Society 9/30/15 Letter to Willie May, Director of the National Institue of Standards and Technology - 9/29/15 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Prepaid Account Rule 9/18/15 Hearing of the Research and Technology Subcommittee and Oversight Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - NEON Warning Signs: Examining the Management of the National Ecological Observatory Network 9/09/15 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Holding EPA Accountable for Polluting Western Waters 8/27/15 Smith Statement on EPA Waters of the U.S. Rule 8/25/15 Smith: EPA Failing to Comply with Congressional Investigation 8/11/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency - Examining EPA's Regulatory Overreach 8/10/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency - Gold King Mine Spill 7/29/15 Smith: Hand American People the REINS 7/22/15 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of the Department of Commerce - Explosion at the National Institute of Standards and Technology 7/10/15 Smith Responds to OPM Director Resignation 7/09/15 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Examining EPA's Regulatory Overreach 6/05/15 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - "Revolving Door' Violations at National Weather Service 5/19/15 Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2015 5/14/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Use of Electronic Communications by Federal Employees 5/14/15 Letter to Michael Goo, Former Senior Advisor at the Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis - Use of Personal Communications to Avoid Transparency 5/14/15 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy - Use of Electronic Communications by Federal Employees 4/09/15 More than 200 Attend Smith's EPA Regulation Roundtable in Kerrville 4/07/15 Letter to Gene Karpunski, President of the League of Conservation Voters - Keystone Pipeline Communications with EPA 3/25/15 Congressman Smith Subpoenas EPA, Announces Regulation Roundtable with Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller 3/18/15 Secret Science Reform Act of 2015 3/17/15 EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act of 2015 2/03/15 NSF: Taxpayer-Funded Alcohol, Parties "Poor Judgment' but "Perfectly Acceptable' 1/06/15 Smith Statement on 114th Congress 1/01/15 Issue Position: Judiciary 12/10/14 Knoxville News Centennial - ET Lawmakers: "Partisan' Terrorism Report Puts American Security at Risk 8/27/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Agency's Motivation for Having Detailed Maps Assembled Showing Waters and Wetlands for All 50 States 8/27/14 Smith: Maps Show EPA Land Grab 8/26/14 Letter to Todd Zinser, Inspector General of Commerce - Allegations About Ongoing Efforts to Identify and Potentially Retaliate Against Whistleblowers at OIG 8/13/14 Letter to Adam Sieminski, Administrator of the Energy Information Administration - Conducting an Independent Analysis Using the Same Underlying Data and Assumptions as the EPA 8/13/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Requesting More Comprehensive, Independent Analysis Before Moving Forward 7/14/14 Research and Development Efficiency Act 4/30/14 Hearing of the Environmental Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2015 2/26/14 All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2014 2/06/14 Smith Co-Sponsors Bill to Prohibit EPA from Using Secret Science 12/03/13 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Rules Based on Partisan Politics Not Science