Representative Lamar S. Smith's Public Statements

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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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Issue Position: Technology and Intellectual Property 7/22/14 NIST Reauthorization Act of 2014 7/22/14 Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2014 7/14/14 International Science and Technology Cooperation Act of 2014 6/26/14 Smith: Technologies Can Prevent Infections at VA Hospitals 6/25/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Pathways to Exploration: A Review of the Future of Human Space Exploration 6/25/14 Committee Reviews Report on Future of Human Spaceflight 6/18/14 Hearing of the Research and Technology Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - The Future of Surface Transportation 6/18/14 Americans Don't Trust the Media 5/09/14 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2014 5/01/14 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Requests GAO Study on Healthcare.gov Security Risks 4/10/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Department of Energy Science and Technology Priorities 4/09/14 Hearing of the Research and Technology Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Prizes to Spur Innovation and Technology Breakthroughs 4/01/14 Media Does Not Tell the Whole Story on Obamacare Delay 4/01/14 Weather Forecasting Improvement Act of 2014 3/13/14 Hearing of the Research and Technology Subcommittee of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee - Markup - H.R. 4186 3/13/14 Subcommittee Approves FIRST Act with Bipartisan Support 3/06/14 President Signs Drought Monitoring Bill 2/27/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee - Mars Flyby 2021: The First Deep Space Mission for the Orion and Space Launch System 1/16/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Healthcare.gov: Consequences of Stolen Identity 1/16/14 Healthcare.gov Vulnerable to "Massive Identity Theft' 1/14/14 The Hill - ObamaCare Invites Identity Theft 12/20/13 Letter to John Holdren, Assistant to President for Science and Technology - Flaws in Healthcare.gov 12/12/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - Healthcare.gov Security Threats 12/11/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Healthcare.gov Security 12/04/13 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3309, Innovation Act; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1105, Small Business Capital Access and Job Preservation Act 12/02/13 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act 10/30/13 Hearing of the House Energy Subcommittee - Providing the Tools for Scientific Discovery and Basic Energy Research 10/30/13 Committee Examines DOE Science Activities, Draft Legislation 10/28/13 Journalists Wrongly Change Their Code of Ethics 10/04/13 Networks' Bias Shows 8/02/13 TRANSFER Act Looks to Close Gap between Laboratory and Marketplace 7/18/13 Committee Approves Bill to Prioritize NASA's Missions 6/18/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property 5/21/13 Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Space - "Next Steps in Human Exploration to Mars and Beyond" 5/09/13 Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - "Exoplanet Discoveries: Have We Found Other Earths?" 4/24/13 Energy Independence 4/24/13 Hearing of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - "An Overview of the National Science Foundation Budget for Fiscal Year 2014" 4/16/13 Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2013 4/16/13 Advancing America's Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Act of 2013 3/26/13 Smith: Coordinated R&D Efforts Needed to Address Emerging Cybersecurity Threats 3/14/13 Congressman Smith Speaks at CPAC 2013 re: Media Bias 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 1/31/13 Letter to Secretary Panetta, Secretary Napolitano, and Mr. Zients - Tethered Aerostat Radar Systems 1/08/13 Congressman Larry Bucshon to Serve as Chairman of Science Subcommittee 1/02/13 Congress Approves Bill Supporting Human Space Exploration 12/31/12 Neil A. Armstrong Flight Research Center and Hugh L. Dryden Aeronautical Test Range Designation Act 12/30/12 Correcting and Improving the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act 12/30/12 Foreign and Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012