Representative Lamar S. Smith's Public Statements

Biographical

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
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 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: Veterans 7/30/14 Smith: VA Bill Balances Accessibility and Accountability 7/16/14 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Safeguard Religious Freedom in VA Chapels 6/26/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Technology for Patient Safety at Veterans Hospitals 6/26/14 Smith: Technologies Can Prevent Infections at VA Hospitals 6/10/14 Smith Supports Veterans Access to Care Act 6/09/14 Smith Responds to VA Audit 6/06/14 Smith Meets with Acting VA Secretary Sloan D. Gibson 6/04/14 Letter to Richard Griffin, Acting Inspector General of the Department of Veteran Affairs- VA IG Integrity of Investigation 5/28/14 IG Confirms Investigation into Texas VA Facilities 5/22/14 Media Ignores That the Administration Knew About VA Problems 5/21/14 Smith Supports VA Bill 5/13/14 Letter to Richard Griffin, Acting Inspector General of the Department of Veterans Affairs- Calls for IG Investigation of Central Texas VA Facilities Following Allegations of Misconduct 12/19/13 Smith Sponsors Miller Bill 10/08/13 Smith: Obama Administration Rolls Out Red Carpet for Immigration Protest 10/04/13 Smith Supports Funding for FEMA and Low-Income Women, Infants and Children 10/03/13 Smith Votes to Restore Funding for Veterans, National Guard and Reserves 7/31/13 Smith Supports Medical Research for Wounded Warriors 11/11/11 Smith Statement on Veterans Day 9/25/08 House Passes Major Government Funding and Disaster Relief Bill 1/16/08 Smith Delivers Recorded Veterans' Interviews to the Library of Congress 11/05/07 Smith Encourages Participation in the Veterans History Project 9/27/07 Smith Redesigns 21st District Website 7/05/07 Smith Kicks Off Veterans History Project 6/15/07 Smith Fights for Record Increase in BRAC, Veterans Funding 5/24/07 Smith Votes to Support Veterans 11/03/06 Biweekly Column (Honoring Our Veterans) 9/26/06 Veterans' Memorials, Boy Scouts, Public Seals, And Other Public Expressions Of Religion Protection Act Of 2006 5/20/05 Honor America's Heroes this Memorial Day 1/01/11 Issue Position: Veterans