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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
General Nov. 4, 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
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 Statement on Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan in the Philippines
Nov. 13, 2013 Conyers & CAPAC Encourages Support for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
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 ABC News - US Looks to Asia Nations to Build Their Militaries
Oct. 29, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement on Passing of Ike Skelton
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
Sept. 19, 2013 Congressman Smith Strongly Opposes Bill Cutting $40 Billion from SNAP
Sept. 11, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement On President's Syria Speech
Sept. 11, 2013 Congressman Smith State on Anniversary of September 11th
Aug. 29, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on DOJ Guidance on Marijuana Policy
Aug. 29, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on DOJ on Marijuana Policy
Aug. 28, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement After Visiting Syria-Jordan Border
Aug. 28, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on 50th Anniversary of March on Washington
Aug. 28, 2013 Ranking Member Adam Smith's Statement After Visiting Syria-Jordan Border
Aug. 28, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on 50th Anniversary of March on Washington
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
Aug. 9, 2013 Congressman Smith Statement on 25th Anniversary of Civil Liberties Act
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
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, House of Representatives - Immigration Reform
Aug. 1, 2013 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - Initial Conclusions Formed by the Defense Strategic Choices and Management Review
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