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Lamar Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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: Transportation
June 18, 2014 Hearing of the Research and Technology Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - The Future of Surface Transportation
Dec. 2, 2013 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
May 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Preventing Closures of Air Traffic Control Towers
April 5, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Air Traffic Control Tower Closures
Dec. 20, 2012 Smith: Time to Implement Real ID
Aug. 30, 2012 Smith Congratulates SA Airport on Noise Mitigation Grant
Feb. 29, 2012 Letter to John Holden, Director of Science and Technology Policy - NASA Should Retain Responsibility Over Safety Requirements
June 14, 2011 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation - Revisions of Provisions Released by the Federal Highway Administration
May 26, 2011 Hearing of the Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology - NASA's Commercial Cargo Providers; Are They Ready to Supply the Space Station in the Post-Shuttle Era?
Dec. 8, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Ray LaHood, Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation
April 14, 2010 Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Regulation Compact Amendments
Jan. 8, 2010 Smith: No More Visas For Terrorists
March 1, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Name a new NASA Administrator
Dec. 10, 2008 Smith and House GOP Propose Auto Reorganization Plan Without Bailout
Sept. 17, 2008 Celebrating 75 Years of Effective State-Based Alcohol Regulation
Nov. 5, 2007 Dallas Morning News - Delegation Working to Improve Infrastructure
July 27, 2007 Highway Safety
July 27, 2007 Highway Safety
July 19, 2007 Smith Obtains $1.5 Million for VIA
July 17, 2007 Congressman Announce More Than $6 Million to Improve Capital Metro
May 18, 2007 Smith: SAIA Should be a Designated Airport
July 7, 2006 The Road Well Traveled
May 17, 2006 Smith Unveils Plug-In Hybrid Bill
May 4, 2006 Smith Votes to Strengthen Port Security
May 3, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4954, Security and Accountability for Every Port Act
Dec. 8, 2005 Smith Shows Support for Plug-In Hybrid Vehicles
July 15, 2005 Highway Safety a Priority for Congress
April 8, 2005 House of Representatives Off to a Busy Start
April 1, 2005 Remarks to the Greater Austin-San Antonio Corridor NanoBio Tech Summit
March 9, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
March 17, 2004 Infrastructure and Border Security Subcommittee - Dept Homeland Security's Border and Transportation Security Budget Proposal for Fiscal Year 2005
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Transportation
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