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Adam Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 9, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Doug Basler
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Republican
Jeary Flener
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Daniel Smith
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Democratic
Jesse Wineberry
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Democratic
Date Title
April 28, 2016 Letter to Chairman Goodlatte - Calls for Judiciary Hearing on Equality Act
April 26, 2016 Smith, Scott, and Cummings Oppose NDAA Amendment to Reward Pervasive Violators of Employment, Non-Discrimination, and Safety Laws with New Government Contracts
March 18, 2016 Smith Statement on Release of Nestora Salgado
Jan. 18, 2016 Congressman Smith Statement on Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Nov. 3, 2015 Letter to President Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian Authority - Violence in the West Bank and Israel
Oct. 9, 2015 Letter to the Hon. John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of State - Call for Continued U.S. Support Ahead of Haiti Elections
Oct. 8, 2015 Letter to Peter Neffenger, Administrator of Transportation Security Administrator - Treatment of Transgendered Individuals by the Transportation Security Administration
July 17, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Upgrade Malaysia's Ranking in the 2016 Trafficking in Persons Report
June 30, 2015 Letter to Secretary John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Conditions in Mexico
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy
May 22, 2014 Smith Statement on the USA Freedom Act
May 21, 2014 Smith Seeks to Prevent Detention, Strengthen Federal Courts
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Civil Rights
Aug. 28, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on 50th Anniversary of March on Washington
Aug. 28, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on 50th Anniversary of March on Washington
Aug. 9, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on 25th Anniversary of Civil Liberties Act
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 24, 2013 Hearing of the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Human Rights Subcomittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Closing Guantanamo: The National Security, Fiscal, and Human Rights Implications
July 24, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on NSA Amendments
June 12, 2013 Reps. Smith, Gibson, Udall Lead Bipartisan Effort Against Indefinite Detention
Feb. 1, 2013 Smith Statement on Black History Month
Jan. 21, 2013 Smith Statement on MLK Day
Oct. 3, 2012 Smith Statement on the Pennsylvania Voter ID Ruling
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
June 1, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith Visits Uganda to Assess Efforts to Root out Joseph Kony's LRA
May 15, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith Responds to Claims by Proponents of Indefinite Detention
May 8, 2012 Ranking Member Smith Seeks to Preserve Civil Liberties, Constitutional Rights
May 1, 2012 CAPAC Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
March 8, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith, Senator Mark Udall Launch Effort to Protect Citizens and Non Citizens from Indefinite Detention, Preserve Civil Liberties
Jan. 16, 2012 Smith Statement in Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King JR. Day
Dec. 14, 2011 Conference Report on H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2012
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Oct. 14, 2011 Smith Statement on Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Ceremony
March 10, 2011 Smith's Statement on "Radicalization of American Muslim Community" Hearing
March 8, 2011 Statement on Republican Detainee Legislation
May 8, 2008 Fox News "America's Election Headquarters" Interview - Transcript
Sept. 20, 2006 Press Release - Smith Criticizes Voter ID Measure
Oct. 25, 2005 Remembering a Civil Rights Leader: Rosa Parks
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