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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
May 24, 2007 Smith Asks Unions to Help Fight Senate Bill
May 24, 2007 Honest Leadership And Open Government Act Of 2007
May 23, 2007 Community Leader Testifies Before Judiciary Committee
May 18, 2007 Smith: SAIA Should be a Designated Airport
May 18, 2007 The Death Penalty: An Honest Debate
May 17, 2007 Committee Approves Smith's Patent Bill
May 17, 2007 Senate Amnesty Hurts Americans
May 17, 2007 Committee Approves GOP Lobbying Reforms
May 17, 2007 Smith Votes Against Tax Increase Bill
May 17, 2007 Ranking Members Smith, King Condemn Senate Amnesty Deal
May 16, 2007 GOP Leads on Lobbying Reform
May 15, 2007 Smith Cosponsored Bill Increases Police Funding
May 14, 2007 Senate Strays From Americans With Amnesty Approach
May 11, 2007 Keeping a Balance
May 10, 2007 Smith Votes to Strengthen Small Businesses
May 9, 2007 Smith: No Amnesty for Illegals
May 8, 2007 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight-Transcript
May 3, 2007 Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act Of 2007
May 2, 2007 Smith Holds Telephone Town Hall
April 30, 2007 Smith Introduces Bipartisan Plug-In Hybrid Bill
April 27, 2007 Smith Unveils Plug-In Hybrid Bill
April 26, 2007 Smith Remarks to the CATO Institute on Intellectual Property
April 20, 2007 Protecting America's Ideas
April 20, 2007 Special Task Force on Ethics Enforcement Focuses on Flawed System
April 19, 2007 District Of Columbia House Voting Rights Act Of 2007
April 13, 2007 Rep. Mike Capuano (D-MA) and Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) Announce Public Hearing for Special Task Force On Ethics Enforcement
April 6, 2007 Taxing Those Who Are Taxed Enough
March 30, 2007 Need-Based Educational Aid Act Of 2007
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 21, 2007 Preventing Harassment Through Outbound Number Enforcement Act Of 2007
March 21, 2007 Native American Methamphetamine Enforcement And Treatment Act Of 2007
March 21, 2007 Judicial Disclosure Responsibility Act
March 20, 2007 Smith Receives Open Government Award
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 14, 2007 Freedom Of Information Act Amendments Of 2007
March 6, 2007 Smith Introduces Open Government Act
March 5, 2007 Introduction Of "Openness Promotes Effectiveness In Our National Government Act Of 2007
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 14, 2007 Trust The Troops
Feb. 12, 2007 Honoring And Praising The NAACP On The Occasion Of Its 98th Anniversary
Feb. 7, 2007 Antitrust Modernization Commission Extension Act Of 2007
Jan. 31, 2007 Rep. Smith Attempts to Protect Critical Programs
Jan. 31, 2007 Smith Leads First Hearing as Ranking Member of the Judiciary Committee
Jan. 16, 2007 Observing The Birthday Of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Jan. 10, 2007 Smith Secures Three Committee Spots
Jan. 9, 2007 Smith Leads Charge to Save Local Military Funding
Dec. 8, 2006 Smith's Privacy Bill Approved
Dec. 6, 2006 Smith to Lead Judiciary GOP
Dec. 6, 2006 Recognizing Notarizations In Federal And State Courts
Dec. 5, 2006 Regarding Waiver of Patent And Trademark Requirements In Certain Emergencies
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