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Adam Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Adam Smith
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sara; 2 Children: Kendall, Jack
Birth Date: 06/15/1965
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Bellevue, WA
Religion: Christian
Date Title
May 21, 2014 Ranking Member Adam Smith Offers Plan to Close GTMO--Detainee Provisions in NDAA Provoke Veto Threat From White House
May 20, 2014 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on NDAA General Debate
May 8, 2014 Congressman Smith Introduces Legislation to Improve Standards, Conditions at Detention Centers
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - National Defense Authorization Act
May 6, 2014 Smith Seeks to Remove GTMO Transfer Restrictions
May 6, 2014 Smith Seeks to Remove GTMO Transfer Restrictions
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 14, 2014 Smith Voices Concern on Hunger Strike
Jan. 29, 2014 Ranking Member Adam Smith on Release of Dangerous Afghan Detainees
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
June 28, 2013 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Passage of Sexual Assault Bill in the House
June 14, 2013 Republicans Vote to Keep GTMO Open
June 12, 2013 Reps. Smith, Gibson, Udall Lead Bipartisan Effort Against Indefinite Detention
June 12, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Six-Point Plan to Close GTMO
June 12, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
May 22, 2013 Huffington Post - An Exit Strategy from Detention at Guantanamo
May 15, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on Fort Hood Allegatiions
April 22, 2013 Smith Statement on the Federal Way Shooting
April 18, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Passage of CISPA
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
March 14, 2013 Letter to Defense Secretary Charles Hagel - Bipartisan HASC Leaders Call for Answers on Adjudication of Military Sexual Assault Cases
Feb. 27, 2013 Congressmen Reichert, Smith Introduce Bill to Improve Information Sharing in Law Enforcement
Aug. 16, 2012 Smith Statement on Jason Puracal Appeal Hearing
Aug. 2, 2012 McKeon and Smith Statement on Armed Services Committee Briefing on Sexual Assault Investigations at Lackland Air Force Base
June 28, 2012 Smith Statement on the House Holding Attorney General Eric Holder in Contempt
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
Feb. 16, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith Released the Following Statement
Feb. 16, 2012 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Sentencing of "Underwear Bomber"
May 4, 2011 Smith Statement on Imprisonment of Jason Puracal in Nicaragua
March 7, 2011 Smith's Statement on Executive Order to Resume Guantanamo Trials
Oct. 15, 2010 Smith Applauds Changes to Interstate Compact Rules
March 25, 2010 Reps. Inslee, Smith, Reichert and Senator Murray Introduce Lakewood Officers Legislation
May 17, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
July 27, 2007 Smith Votes to Restore Funds to Fight Violent Crime, Methamphetamine Use
March 7, 2006 U.S. Rep. Adam Smith Pleased Congress Takes Steps to Crackdown on Illicit Goods
Feb. 3, 2006 Rep. Tierney Spearheads Effort For C.O.P.S. Funding in FY 2007 Budget
Dec. 17, 2005 U.S. Representative Adam Smith Pleased About the Creation of the Crystal Judson Domestic Violence Protocol Program
June 16, 2005 U.S. Rep. Adam Smith Calls for Full Funding of COPS Program
May 11, 2005 U.S. Rep. Adam Smith Disappointed on Failure of COPS Funding
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