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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
Sept. 20, 2012 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Regulation Nation: The Obama Administration's Regulatory Expansion vs. Jobs and Economic Recovery
Sept. 20, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 20, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
Sept. 20, 2012 Reps. Posey, Culberson, Wolf and Olson Introduce the Space Leadership Act
Sept. 19, 2012 Smith Responds to IG Report on Operation Fast & Furious
Sept. 19, 2012 Border Security Information Improvement Act of 2012
Sept. 19, 2012 GOP Chairmen to Administration: Don't Release Convicted Terrorist to Egypt
Sept. 19, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Holder and Secretary Clinton
Sept. 19, 2012 Confirming Full Ownership Rights to Artifacts from Astronauts' Space Missions
Sept. 18, 2012 Smith Introduces the STEM Jobs Act
Sept. 18, 2012 Smith Introduces Bipartisan STEM Bill
Sept. 14, 2012 Smith Releases Draft STEM Legislation
Sept. 14, 2012 Smith Supports No More Solyndras Act
Sept. 13, 2012 House Reauthorizes E-Verify for Three Years
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 12, 2012 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - The Obama Administration's Abuse of Power
Sept. 12, 2012 FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
Sept. 12, 2012 Smith Statement on Administration's Approval of Amnesty Applications
Sept. 12, 2012 House Passes Five Year Extension of the FISA Amendments Act
Sept. 12, 2012 Smith Statement from Hearing on the Administration's Abuse of Power
Sept. 11, 2012 Reauthorizing Certain Visa Programs
Sept. 11, 2012 Reauthorizing Certain Visa Programs
Sept. 11, 2012 Reporting Efficiency Improvement Act
Sept. 11, 2012 Trademark Act of 1946 Amendment Relating to Remedies for Dilution
Sept. 11, 2012 Child and Elderly Missing Alert Program
Sept. 11, 2012 Making Improvements in Enactment of Title 41
Sept. 11, 2012 Local Courthouse Safety Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Stolen Valor Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program Reauthorization Act of 2012
Sept. 10, 2012 Congressman Smith Recognizes UT's Win of an $18.5 Million NSF Grant
Aug. 30, 2012 Smith Congratulates SA Airport on Noise Mitigation Grant
Aug. 24, 2012 Smith: Administration Cooks the Books to Achieve Deportation Numbers
Aug. 24, 2012 Smith and Aderholt to DHS: Don't Retaliate Against ICE Agents
Aug. 23, 2012 Texas Republicans Support ICE Agents Suing Administration Over Amnesty Program
Aug. 22, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Robert S. Mueller III, Director, The Federal Bureau of Investigation
Aug. 14, 2012 Smith: Illegal Immigrants at the Top of President's Jobs Agenda
Aug. 13, 2012 Smith and Grassley: How Will DHS Prevent Fraud and Abuse in Amnesty Program?
Aug. 7, 2012 Letter to Akram Atallah, Interim CEO and President Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
Aug. 2, 2012 House Passes Bill to Protect America's Trade Secrets
Aug. 2, 2012 Congressman Smith Votes to Extend Tax Relief
Aug. 2, 2012 House Approves Bipartisan Bill to Protect Children
Aug. 1, 2012 Smith Votes to Extend Tax Relief
Aug. 1, 2012 Congressman Smith on the Administration's Lax Immigration Policies
July 31, 2012 Federal Law Enforcement Personnel and Resources Allocation Improvement Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Foreign and Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Student Visa Reform Act
July 31, 2012 Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Child Protection Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 House Judiciary Report Finds Administration's Lax Immigration Policies Are Deadly
July 31, 2012 Stopping Tax Offenders and Prosecuting Identity Theft Act of 2012
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