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Adam Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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 8, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Russia
March 27, 2014 Ranking Member Adam Smith on Partisan Response to U.S. Ukraine Policy
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Feb. 5, 2014 Huffington Post: Fragile Progress in the Congo
Jan. 29, 2014 Ranking Member Adam Smith on Release of Dangerous Afghan Detainees
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Jan. 3, 2014 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Recent Detainee Transfer
Nov. 23, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith on Deal with Iran
Nov. 20, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Armed Services - U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission
Nov. 13, 2013 Statement on Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan in the Philippines
Oct. 29, 2013 ABC News - US Looks to Asia Nations to Build Their Militaries
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
Aug. 28, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement After Visiting Syria-Jordan Border
Aug. 8, 2013 Smith Outraged with Russian Anti-LGBT Laws, Concerned About Olympics
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Focus on Defeating Kony, LRA
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 17, 2013 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Syria
April 25, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on Situation in Syria
April 23, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, U.S. House of Representatives - Benghazi
April 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry - Elections in Pakistan
March 15, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Japan's Request for Membership in TPP Negotiations
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
Feb. 6, 2013 Seattle University, Other Washington Schools Rank Highly in Peace Corps Involvement
Dec. 21, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on John Kerry's Nomination
Dec. 12, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on North Korean Missile Launch
Dec. 5, 2012 Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2012 Amendments
Nov. 24, 2012 Smith Statement on Conflict in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Nov. 17, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith Reacts to the Conflict in Israel, Gaza
Oct. 31, 2012 Letter to Ministers Suswono and Wirjawan
Aug. 16, 2012 Smith Statement on Jason Puracal Appeal Hearing
July 12, 2012 Foreign Policy - The Romney-Cheney Doctrine
June 1, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith Visits Kenya to Assess Efforts to Combat Al Shabaab, AQAP
June 1, 2012 Ranking Member Adam Smith Visits Uganda to Assess Efforts to Root out Joseph Kony's LRA
May 10, 2012 Smith Statement on Congressional Letter to President Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua Asking for Improved Conditions and Independent Investigation of Jason Puracal's Case
April 19, 2012 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Syria
March 6, 2012 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - SOUTHCOM and NORTHCOM Posture
March 1, 2012 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - U.S. Pacific Command Posture
Feb. 29, 2012 Blog: Smith Talks About The Rise of Asia
Oct. 20, 2011 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Death of Qaddafi
Sept. 30, 2011 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Death of Anwar al-Awlaki
Sept. 22, 2011 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Afghan National Security Forces
July 27, 2011 Smith Introduces Libya Resolution
July 15, 2011 Smith Statement of U.S. Officially Recognizing Libyan Rebels
July 13, 2011 Smith's Statement on Attacks in Mumbai
June 24, 2011 Authorizing Limited Use of Armed Forces in Libya
May 20, 2011 Smith's Statement on President's Middle East and North Africa Speech
April 6, 2011 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2012 National Defense Authorization Budget Requests for U.S. Transportation Command and U.S. Africa Command
March 29, 2011 Smith's Statement on President's Speech on Libya
March 28, 2011 HASC: Rep. Adam Smith's Statement on President's Speech on Libya
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
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