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Lamar Smith's Public Statements

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
Oct. 12, 2007 Judiciary Committee to Expand Investigation into NFL Player Injuries
Oct. 11, 2007 Forbes-Smith Bill Fights Foreign Espionage
Oct. 10, 2007 FISA Bill Compromises National Security
Oct. 10, 2007 FISA Bill Compromises National Security
Oct. 10, 2007 Staying in Touch
Oct. 10, 2007 Staying in Touch
Oct. 10, 2007 Dems Refuse to Make Internet Tax Ban Permanent
Oct. 2, 2007 Strong Laws Needed to Combat Violent Street Gangs
Oct. 2, 2007 Strong Laws Needed to Combat Violent Street Gangs
Oct. 2, 2007 Strong Laws Needed to Combat Violent Street Gangs
Sept. 27, 2007 Smith Redesigns 21st District Website
Sept. 26, 2007 Preparing for Emergencies
Sept. 25, 2007 Stop Aids in Prison Act of 2007
Sept. 18, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary- Warrantless Surveillance and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
Sept. 7, 2007 Patent Reform Act of 2007
Sept. 5, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary - Warrantless Surveillance and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Aug. 4, 2007 Protect America Act of 2007
Aug. 3, 2007 Improving Foreign Intelligence Surveillance to Defend the Nation and the Constitution Act of 2007
July 31, 2007 Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007
July 27, 2007 Highway Safety
July 27, 2007 Highway Safety
July 27, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 1, Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007
July 26, 2007 Hearing Of The House Committee On Judiciary- FBI Oversight
July 20, 2007 Secure Borders FIRST Act Introduced
July 20, 2007 Secure Borders FIRST Act Introduced
July 19, 2007 Smith Obtains $1.5 Million for VIA
July 19, 2007 Smith Obtains $400 K for City of Austin Projects
July 18, 2007 Smith's Patent Reform Bill Passes Judiciary Committee
July 17, 2007 Congressman Announce More Than $6 Million to Improve Capital Metro
July 12, 2007 Smith Obtains $375 K for Kerrville Police Department
July 12, 2007 Smith Obtains $150 K for Austin Police Department
July 12, 2007 San Antonio Congressmen Obtain Over $3 Million for San Antonio River Projects
July 10, 2007 Court Security Bill Approved
July 5, 2007 Smith Kicks Off Veterans History Project
June 28, 2007 Smith Statement on Defeat of Senate Amnesty Bill
June 21, 2007 Smith Obtains $300 K for Balcones Canyonlands
June 21, 2007 Letter to the Firm of Cohen & Grigsby and Letter to The Honorable Elaine Chao, Secretary of the Department of Labor
June 20, 2007 Smith Civil Rights Bill Approved
June 20, 2007 Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act Of 2007
June 19, 2007 Smith Introduces Immigration Enforcement Resolution
June 15, 2007 Smith Fights for Record Increase in BRAC, Veterans Funding
June 14, 2007 Smith Bill Protects Judges
June 13, 2007 NICS Improvement Amendments Act Of 2007
June 13, 2007 Civil Rights Bill Approved
June 12, 2007 Administration Fails to Enforce Immigration Laws
June 8, 2007 Smith Statement on Defeat of Senate Amnesty Bill
June 7, 2007 The Senate Immigration Bill = Amnesty for Illegals
June 1, 2007 Immigration Reform Caucus: Amnesty For Millioins Is More Than Just A "Narrow Slice" Of The Proposed Immigration Bill
May 31, 2007 Smith Advises Texans to Apply Early for U.S. Passports
May 30, 2007 U.S. Contractor Employs Illegal Workers
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