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Lamar Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
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
Date Title
June 10, 2014 Poll Finds Media Bias Major Problem
March 1, 2013 Smith Supports Bill to Expand Missions National Park
Feb. 25, 2013 House Renames Flight Center After Neil Armstrong
Dec. 11, 2012 Smith Congratulates Kerrville's-Own Johnny Manziel on Winning the Heisman Trophy
Nov. 1, 2011 Reaffirming In God We Trust as the Offical Motto of the United States
Oct. 6, 2011 The Importance of Space Exploration
June 1, 2011 Codification of Laws Relating to National Park System as Title 54, United States Code, National Park System
July 14, 2010 ABC, Washington Post Spin Poll Results
Sept. 29, 2009 National Media Face Credibility Void
Feb. 26, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Courts And Competition Policy Of The House Committee On The Judiciary - Competition In The Ticketing And Promotion Industry
Feb. 10, 2009 Honoring The NAACP On Its 100th Anniversary
Sept. 27, 2008 Media Bias Is A Great Threat
May 21, 2008 Smith Votes Against Tax Increases
May 6, 2008 Poll Results: Media Not Objective
Oct. 12, 2007 Judiciary Committee to Expand Investigation into NFL Player Injuries
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
June 12, 2006 Fair Tax Talk
June 8, 2006 Smith Advances Historic Music Copyright Bill
Feb. 14, 2006 Congratulating the NCAA Football Champion Texas Longhorns
Dec. 5, 2005 How to Help the Troops this Holiday
Oct. 21, 2005 Preserving our Past
April 27, 2005 Smith's Family Movie Act Signed into Law
April 19, 2005 Smith's Bill to Protect Children to Become Law
March 9, 2005 Smith's Bill To Protect Children
Nov. 17, 2004 Copyright Royalty and Distribution Reform Act of 2004
Sept. 13, 2004 Smith on Judicial Activism and Freedom of Religion
Sept. 9, 2004 DirecTV Advance Furthers Consumer Access to Local Programming
July 25, 2004 Smith Commends Lance Armstrong
May 3, 2004 Smith: An Appalling Example of Hate
April 20, 2004 Smith Applauds New Anti-Piracy Coalition
April 2, 2004 President's Day
March 3, 2004 Copyright Royalty and Distribution Reform Act of 2004
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