Congressman Lamar Smith

Representing the 21st District of Texas
Twitter icon
Facebook icon
YouTube icon
RSS icon

Press Releases

Apr 18, 2002 Press Release
Congressman Lamar Smith today voted in support of making the tax relief enacted last year permanent, saving individuals and families an average of more than $1,000 a year.
Mar 20, 2002 Press Release

Congressman Lamar Smith today announced Border to Border Communications Inc. in Kerrville will receive a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Internet service grant. The $400,000 USDA grant will be used to implement wireless local Internet access where it currently does not exist. Approximately 130 households and businesses will connect to the service.

Mar 13, 2002 Press Release

Congressman Lamar Smith released the following statement on student visas issued to terrorists:

Mar 1, 2002 Press Release
Americans for Tax Reform (ATR), a taxpayer advocacy organization, this week named Congressman Lamar Smith a Hero of the Taxpayer. The award was presented in a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol.
Feb 27, 2002 Press Release
Congressman Lamar Smith today voted for legislation that speeds deployment of broadband technology. H.R. 1542, the Internet Freedom and Broadband Deployment Act, deregulates high-speed data and Internet access service.
Feb 7, 2002 Press Release

The House of Representatives today overwhelmingly approved legislation to improve the Nations cyber security. H.R. 3394, the Cyber Security Research and Development Act, co-authored by Congressman Lamar Smith, passed the House by a vote of 400 to 12.

Jan 29, 2002 Press Release
Congressman Lamar Smith invites area high school students interested in attending a military service academy to an Academy Day event Sunday, March 3.

The event will be held from 2-4 p.m. at the USAA Auditorium at 9800 Fredericksburg Road in San Antonio.

Jan 29, 2002 Press Release
Congressman Smiths comments on the State of the Union address.
Jan 11, 2002 Press Release
Congressman Lamar Smith today released results of the Homeland Security Questionnaire recently mailed to 21st Congressional District constituents.
Jan 8, 2002 Press Release
President Bush today signed into law, H.R. 1, the No Child Left Behind Act. Congressman Lamar Smiths (R-TX) character education initiatives were included in the education bill.

Pages