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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6/29/15 Smith Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on EPA Regs 6/26/15 Smith on Supreme Court Marriage Ruling 6/25/15 Smith Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Obamacare 9/25/14 Smith Responds to Attorney General Holder Resignation 6/30/14 Smith: Hobby Lobby Decision a Victory for Religious Freedom 6/26/14 Smith Commends Supreme Court's Ruling 10/23/13 Bipartisan Bill Reduces Frivolous Patent Lawsuits 2/07/13 Letter to Inspector General Arthur A. Elkins Jr. - EPA Email Practices 12/30/12 Correcting and Improving the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act 12/18/12 Patent Overhaul Technical Corrections 9/11/12 Making Improvements in Enactment of Title 41 7/05/12 Smith: DOJ Relied on Democratic Data Firm in Challenge to Texas Law 6/15/12 Smith: Administrative DREAM Act Ignores Rule of Law 3/01/12 Letter to Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General of Department of Justice and Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security 2/06/12 The Corner - Media Ignores the Facts on Illegal Immigration 12/19/11 Extension of Redaction Authority Concerning Sensitive Security Information 12/06/11 Temporary Bankruptcy Judgeships Extension Act of 2011 10/18/11 The Sacramento Bee - E-Verify Would Cut Down on Illegal Workers 9/20/11 United States Parole Commission Extension Act of 2011 7/05/11 Letter to the Honorable Janet Napolitano 6/15/11 Hearing of the Immigration Policy and Enforcement Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - H.R. 2164, "The Legal Workforce Act" 6/14/11 Chairman Smith Introduces Legal Workforce Act 6/13/11 Los Angeles Times - E-Verify Works; Let's Use It 3/06/11 Ventura County Star - Illegal Immigration's Toll on State's Deficit 9/28/10 Federal Courts Jurisdiction and Venue Clarification Act of 2010 9/28/10 Bankruptcy Technical Corrections Act of 2010 7/27/10 National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2010 7/14/10 Media Show Double Standard on Supreme Court Nominees 6/24/10 Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act 5/18/10 Networks Show Double Standard On Supreme Court Nominee 5/10/10 Smith Statement On Kagan Nomination 5/04/10 Smith: Don't Legalize Terrorists 1/26/10 Illegal Immigration Hurts Lower Skilled Citizens And Legal Immigrants 11/19/09 Smith Requests DOJ Docs On Gitmo Trials 10/28/09 Federal Judiciary Administrative Improvements Act Of 2009 10/15/09 H.R. 3632, The "Federal Judiciary Administrative Improvement Act Of 2009" 8/12/09 Smith: Still No Evidence Of Wrongdoing In U.S. Attorney Dismissals 6/29/09 Smith: Supreme Court Decision Upholds Equal Rights For All 6/23/09 Media Should Save Opinions For Editorials 6/19/09 Impeaching Judge Samuel B. Kent 6/03/09 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary - The Impeachment of Samuel B. Kent of the Southern District of Texas 6/03/09 Media Ignore Negative Stories About Sotomayor 6/03/09 Media Show 1/13/09 Impeachment Inquiry of Judge G. Thomas Porteous 9/27/08 Judicial Administration and Technical Amendments Act of 2008 7/17/08 Hearing of the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommitee of the House Judiciary Committee - From the Department of Justice to Guantanamo Bay: Administration Lawyers and Administration Interrogation Rules, Part V 6/26/08 Smith: Second Amendment Rights Restored to DC Residents and Preserved for Other Americans 6/25/08 ADA Amendments Act of 2008 4/28/08 Smith Applauds Supreme Court Ruling in Indiana Voter ID Case 1/31/08 Smith: Presidential Signing Statements a ‘Non-Issue'