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Adam Smith's Public Statements

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 8, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Bill to Extend, Reform Special Immigrant Visa Program
May 8, 2014 Congressman Smith Introduces Legislation to Improve Standards, Conditions at Detention Centers
May 7, 2014 CONGRESSMAN SMITH APPLAUDS APPOINTMENT OF RON SIMS TO CHAIR WA HEALTH BENEFIT EXCHANGE
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
May 6, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of he Office of Management and Budget--Larsen, Washington State Delegation Urge Quick Action on Crude-by-Rail Rule
May 6, 2014 Smith to Offer BRAC Amendment
May 5, 2014 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Release of Full Committee Mark
May 1, 2014 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on Benghazi
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
April 10, 2014 Smith Statements on House Budget Votes
April 10, 2014 McKeon, Smith Begin FY 2015 Defense Authorization Process
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 8, 2014 Smith Statement on Equal Pay Day
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Russia
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
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
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Quadrennial Defense Review
April 3, 2014 McKeon, Smith Welcome Rep. Tulsi Gabbard to the House Armed Services Committee
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - US Forces Korea and US Strategic Command
April 2, 2014 Congressman Smith Statement on SCOTUS Decision in McCutcheon Case
April 2, 2014 Smith Statement on Paul Ryan Budget
March 31, 2014 Letter tod Frank Wolf, Chairman and Chaka Fattah, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, of the Committee on Appropriations - $65 Million for the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recover Fund
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota
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 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 27, 2014 Strengthening Social Security
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 27, 2014 Ranking Member Adam Smith on Partisan Response to U.S. Ukraine Policy
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Army Posture
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Army Posture Hearing
March 24, 2014 Smith Expresses Concerns About Hunger Strike, Deportation Policy to DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson
March 21, 2014 Smith Statement on WSDOT's Agreement on DBE Program
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
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
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 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
March 6, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Defense Budget Hearing
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
March 5, 2014 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, Thomas Curry of the Comptroller of the Currency, Martin Gruenberg, Chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and Deborah Matz, Chairman of the National Credit Union Administration - Banking Access for Marijuana Businesses
March 4, 2014 Congressman Statement on the President's Budget
March 4, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration - Approve Treatments for Rare Diseases
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Decision to Protect Bristol Bay from Pebble Mine
Feb. 26, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - The Posture of the U.S. Northern Command and U.S. Southern Command
Feb. 24, 2014 Ranking Member Smith Statement on Defense Budget Preview
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