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Adam Smith's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
Issue Position: Homeland Security
July 1, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary Department of Homeland Security - Indefinite Detention of Immigrants
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015
April 3, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Funding to Construct Earthquake Early Warning System
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - The State of al Qaeda: Views from Outside Experts
Oct. 10, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on Aid to Egypt
Aug. 28, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement After Visiting Syria-Jordan Border
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 24, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith Highlights Excessive Financial, National Security Costs of GTMO
July 24, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on NSA Amendments
June 5, 2013 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Appointment of Susan Rice
May 22, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Announcements of Fairchild AFB as Reasonable Alternative Base
April 23, 2013 Letter to Rafael Moure-Eraso, Chairman of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board - Tesoro Explosion Investigation
April 18, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Passage of CISPA
Feb. 27, 2013 Smith Proposes Responsible Solution to Sequestration
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
May 21, 2012 Smith Statement on Thornberry-Smith Amendment
May 13, 2012 Hearing of the Air and Land Forces Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Markup of H.R. 5136, the FY11 National Defense Authorization Act
May 9, 2012 Ranking Member Smith Calls for Accelerated Transition in Afghanistan
March 28, 2012 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Security Situation on the Korean Peninsula
March 23, 2012 Smith Statement on Meeting with Army Leadership at JBLM
March 1, 2012 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - U.S. Pacific Command Posture
Feb. 28, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Feb. 16, 2012 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Sentencing of "Underwear Bomber"
Nov. 9, 2011 Letter to W. Craig Fugate, Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency
Nov. 2, 2011 Ruppersberger, Bipartisan Coalition Introduce Legislation to Restore America's International Competitiveness in Commercial Satellites
Oct. 21, 2011 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Redeployment of U.S. Combat Troops from Iraq
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to Chairwoman Murray and Chairman Hensarling, Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Sept. 23, 2011 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Budget Debate
Sept. 22, 2011 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Afghan National Security Forces
Sept. 9, 2011 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Anniversary of September 11th
July 6, 2011 Statement on Decision to Prosecute Terror Suspect in U.S. Federal Court
June 23, 2011 Smith Statement on Terror Arrests in Seattle
May 25, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
May 25, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
May 24, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
May 2, 2011 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Death of Osama Bin Laden
May 1, 2011 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 28, 2011 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on President's National Security Nominations
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 7, 2011 Smith's Statement on Executive Order to Resume Guantanamo Trials
July 14, 2010 Thornberry and Smith Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Help Counter 21st Century Threats
June 24, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
June 7, 2010 Conflicting Guidance from Federal Agencies Could Leave Communities Facing Costly Flood Insurance and Unnecessarily Vulnerable to Flooding
May 27, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
May 25, 2010 Smiths Votes to Support Troops, Bolster National Security
April 22, 2010 Hearing of the Subcommittee On Air And Land Forces Of The House Armed Services Committee - Hearing On Army And Air Force National Guard And Reserve Component Equipment Posture
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