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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7/23/14 President Obama Can Solve Border Crisis 7/22/14 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2014 7/22/14 House Passes Two Committee Bills 7/22/14 NIST Reauthorization Act of 2014 7/22/14 Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2014 7/18/14 Rep. Smith Introduces Border Solution Bill 7/17/14 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Research and Technology of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Policies to Spur Innovative Medical Breakthroughs from Laboratories to Patients 7/17/14 Smith Introduces Border Solution Bill 7/16/14 Libeal National Media Helped Cause Border Crisis 7/16/14 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Safeguard Religious Freedom in VA Chapels 7/15/14 Americans Want Lower Levels of Immigration 7/14/14 STEM Education Act of 2014 7/14/14 House Approves Four Committee Bills 7/14/14 International Science and Technology Cooperation Act of 2014 7/14/14 Smith STEM Bill Clears House 7/14/14 Research and Development Efficiency Act 7/14/14 National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorizaton of 2014 7/09/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Navigating the Clean Water Act: Is Water Wet? 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/08/14 Smith: Not a Funding Problem, an Enforcement Problem 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Address Border Crisis 7/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Policies Putting Child Immigrants at Risk 6/30/14 President's Amnesty Promise Causes Surge 6/30/14 Smith: Amnesty is Not the Answer 6/30/14 Smith: Hobby Lobby Decision a Victory for Religious Freedom 6/26/14 Smith: Technologies Can Prevent Infections at VA Hospitals 6/26/14 Smith Commends Supreme Court's Ruling 6/26/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Technology for Patient Safety at Veterans Hospitals 6/25/14 Committee Reviews Report on Future of Human Spaceflight 6/25/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Pathways to Exploration: A Review of the Future of Human Space Exploration 6/24/14 Smith Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Greenhouse Gases 6/24/14 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Groundwater Resource Management Directive 6/24/14 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Markup of H.R. 4012, Secret Science Reform Act of 2014 6/23/14 EPA Should Make Data Public 6/20/14 Media Ignores IRS Scandal 6/19/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States- Deploy National Guard to the Border 6/19/14 Border Patrol: President's Amnesty Promise Causes Surge 6/19/14 Failure of Leadership at Chemical Safety Board Puts Public at Risk 6/18/14 Americans Don't Trust the Media 6/18/14 Hearing of the Research and Technology Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - The Future of Surface Transportation 6/11/14 Democrats Obstruct Subcommittee Consideration of Energy R&D Bill 6/10/14 Poll Finds Media Bias Major Problem 6/10/14 Smith Supports Veterans Access to Care Act 6/09/14 House Passes Bipartisan NASA Authorization Act 6/09/14 Smith Statement on House Passage of Bill to Mitigate Harmful Algal Blooms 6/09/14 Smith Responds to VA Audit 6/09/14 Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2014 6/06/14 Smith Meets with Acting VA Secretary Sloan D. Gibson 6/04/14 Smith Statement on National Academies' Human Spaceflight Report 6/04/14 Letter to Richard Griffin, Acting Inspector General of the Department of Veteran Affairs- VA IG Integrity of Investigation