Congressman Lamar Smith

Representing the 21st District of Texas
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Jan 28, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) and Space Subcommittee Chairman Brian Babin (R-Texas) released the following statements today in observance of NASA’s Day of Remembrance for those who lost their lives in the Apollo 1, Columbia, and Challenger missions.

Jan 14, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today sent letters to several private companies that provided software and services to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton that enabled her to maintain a private email server.

Jan 13, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today voted in favor of a Congressional Review Act resolution (S.J. Res. 22) disapproving of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) Waters of the United States (WOTUS) regulation.

Jan 12, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) released the following statement on the evening of the president’s annual State of the Union address:

Jan 8, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today responded to reports that two Iraqi refugees have been arrested this week in Texas and California for actions aiding terrorist organizations, including the Islamic State.  

Jan 6, 2016 Press Release
House approval sends bill to president’s desk

Washington, DC - Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today released the following statement after voting for H.R. 3762, Restoring American’s Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act.

Jan 5, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today released the following statement in response to President Obama’s actions on gun control.

Dec 18, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today released the following statement after voting against a year-end omnibus appropriations bill.

Congressman Lamar Smith: “This bill includes priorities such as funding for the dilapidated San Antonio courthouse and a repeal of the outdated oil export ban.  

Dec 17, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today released the following statement after voting in favor of  H.R. 2029, the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act.

Dec 17, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today joined fellow lawmakers in sponsoring a resolution to impeach Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen.

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