Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) this week voted for several bills to improve care for veterans and hold the Department of Veterans Affairs accountable.
Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today introduced the Scientific Research in the National Interest Act, bipartisan legislation to ensure that the National Science Foundation (NSF) is accountable to the ta
Congressman Lamar Smith (TX-21) this week joined House Republicans in voting to rein in out-of-control federal regulations that burden small businesses and job creators. The House of Representatives passed the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act (H.R. 427) for the third straight congressional session.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) this week joined Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) and 132 other House Republicans in calling for an immediate DOJ investigation of Planned Parenthood practices revealed in a series of disturbing videos.
Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today participated in the House Judiciary Committee’s Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee hearing titled “Sanctuary Cities: A Threat to Public Safety.” The hearing examined dangerous policies adopted by some state and local governments that refuse to hon
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today voted in favor of H.R. 3009, Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act. The bill strengthens enforcement of current federal law which Rep.
Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) released the following statement on a video released this week featuring a Planned Parenthood executive discussing in detail gruesome abortion practices.
House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) at a hearing today continued to advocate for improved weather forecasting technology.
Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) released the following statement after the White House today announced a nuclear deal with Iran.
House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today introduced the Research Excellence and Advancements for Dyslexia Act (READ Act) (H.R. 3033), a bipartisan bill to support dyslexia research.
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He always harbored a secret desire to be a physics genius. But one day at Yale University, U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-San Antonio, realized he was sitting next to all the future Einsteins of the world. He swapped a laboratory for a law firm in San Antonio.