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Adam Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

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: Announced, 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
April 10, 2014 McKeon, Smith Begin FY 2015 Defense Authorization Process
April 3, 2014 McKeon, Smith Welcome Rep. Tulsi Gabbard to the House Armed Services Committee
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Quadrennial Defense Review
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - US Forces Korea and US Strategic Command
March 31, 2014 Letter to National Defense Industrial Association, Aerospace Industrial Association, TechAmerica, Professional Services Council, Information Technology Industry Council, American Bar Association, American Federation of Government Employees, International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers, Metal Trades Department, and AFL-CIO - DoD Reform
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Army Posture Hearing
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Army Posture
March 14, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Air Force Posture Hearing
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Afghanistan
March 12, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Navy Posture Hearing
March 6, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Defense Budget Hearing
Feb. 26, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - The Posture of the U.S. Northern Command and U.S. Southern Command
Feb. 11, 2014 Extension of Direct Spending Reduction for Fiscal Year 2024
Feb. 11, 2014 Smith, Tsongas Statement on Republican Benghazi Report
Jan. 28, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Rebalancing to the Asia-Pacific Region: Examining its Implementation
Dec. 27, 2013 Smith's Statement on Signing of National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 12, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Bipartisan Budget Deal
Nov. 23, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith on Deal with Iran
Nov. 21, 2013 HASC Leaders Comment On NDAA Progress
Oct. 29, 2013 ABC News - US Looks to Asia Nations to Build Their Militaries
Sept. 11, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement On President's Syria Speech
Aug. 28, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement After Visiting Syria-Jordan Border
Aug. 28, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement After Visiting Syria-Jordan Border
Aug. 1, 2013 Smith's Statement at Hearing on Initial Conclusions from the Defense Strategic Choices and Management Review
July 31, 2013 Smith's Statement on DoD Strategic Choices Management Review
July 24, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement at Hearing on Asia-Pacific Rebalance
July 24, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on NSA Amendments
June 25, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on JBLM Stryker Brigade Combat Team
June 19, 2013 Smith's Statement on Nuclear Weapons Announcement
June 14, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 14, 2013 Republicans Vote to Keep GTMO Open
June 14, 2013 Smith's Statement on Passage of National Defense Authorization Act
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Six-Point Plan to Close GTMO
May 22, 2013 Huffington Post - An Exit Strategy from Detention at Guantanamo
April 23, 2013 Letter to Honorable Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
April 23, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, U.S. House of Representatives - Benghazi
March 6, 2013 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Continuing Resolution
March 1, 2013 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Sequestration
Feb. 1, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Saeed Abedini Sentencing in Iran
Jan. 9, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Fairchild AFB as Finalist for KC-46A
Dec. 20, 2012 Conference Report H.R. 4310, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 5, 2012 Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2012 Amendments
Nov. 21, 2012 Smith Statement on Ceasefire in Israel, Gaza
Sept. 29, 2012 Smith Responds to Attacks on Ambassador Susan Rice
Sept. 27, 2012 At Tsongas Request, Highest Ranking Democratic Member of House Armed Services Committee Tours Hanscom & Lincoln Labs
Sept. 20, 2012 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - "Department of Defense Plans for Sequestration: The Sequestration Transparency Act of 2012 Report and the Way Forward"
Sept. 12, 2012 Ranking Member Smith Statement on Attack in Libya
Sept. 12, 2012 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Operational Contracting Support
Sept. 5, 2012 Ranking Member Smith Statement on "Insider Attacks" in Afghanistan
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