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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: 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
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Gina Mccarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Protect Bristol Bay from Harmful Pebble Mine
Jan. 29, 2014 Ranking Member Adam Smith on Release of Dangerous Afghan Detainees
Jan. 29, 2014 Congressman Smith Statement on Farm Bill Vote
Jan. 28, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Rebalancing to the Asia-Pacific Region: Examining its Implementation
Jan. 28, 2014 Smith's Reaction to State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 16, 2014 McKeon, Smith on the Passing of former Rep. Ben Blaz
Jan. 16, 2014 Smith's Statement on McKeon Retirement
Jan. 15, 2014 Congressman Smith Statement on 2014 Appropriations Bill
Jan. 10, 2014 Rep. Smith Introduces Bill to Improve Freight Infrastructure Bill Would Make Investments in Freight to Grow Economy, Create Jobs, Improve Global Competitiveness
Jan. 8, 2014 Smith Statement on 50th Anniversary of War on Poverty
Jan. 8, 2014 Ranking Member Adam Smith Statement McIntyre Retirement
Jan. 3, 2014 Ranking Member Smith's Statement on Recent Detainee Transfer
Dec. 27, 2013 Smith's Statement on Signing of National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 24, 2013 Congressman Smith Urges Extension of Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Hold Immediate Classified Briefing on Sensitive IT Documents Subpoenaed by Issa
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Rajiv Shah, Administrator, Agency for International Development - Typhoon Recovery
Dec. 12, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Bipartisan Budget Deal
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 10, 2013 Congressman Adam Smith's Statement on Budget Agreement
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Jim McNerney, Jr. Chairman, President and CEO The Boeing Company, and Ray Conner President and CEO Boeing Commercial Airplanes - Washington is the Best Place for the 777X
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman, Senate Committee on Agriculture and Collin Peterson, Ranking Member, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture - No Further Cuts to SNAP in the Farm Bill Conference Report
Nov. 23, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith on Deal with Iran
Nov. 21, 2013 HASC Leaders Comment On NDAA Progress
Nov. 20, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Armed Services - U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Nov. 13, 2013 Conyers & CAPAC Encourages Support for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
Nov. 13, 2013 Statement on Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan in the Philippines
Nov. 12, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on Veterans Day
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - The Bonneville Power Administration Must Remain Independent
Nov. 7, 2013 Smith Applauds Senate Passage of ENDA
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Oct. 29, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on Passing of Ike Skelton
Oct. 29, 2013 ABC News - US Looks to Asia Nations to Build Their Militaries
Oct. 18, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Passing of Former U.S. Speaker Tom Foley
Oct. 16, 2013 Congressman Smith Supports Legislation to End Shutdown and Avoid Default
Oct. 10, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on Aid to Egypt
Oct. 10, 2013 Pain of Government Shutdown is Too Great
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
Oct. 5, 2013 Expressing Sense of Congress Regarding Need for Continued Availability of Religious Services to Members of the Armed Services
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, House of Representatives - Clean Continuing Resolution
Oct. 1, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on the Republican Shutdown
Sept. 30, 2013 Congressman Smith Calls on House to Take Up Senate Funding Bill
Sept. 28, 2013 Congressman Smith Opposes Partisan Funding Bill in House
Sept. 27, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on Senate Passage of Continuing Resolution
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 20, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on House Passage of Continuing Resolution
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