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Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX 21st District)

16th term Republican from Texas 21st District.

How They Voted Scorecards

Cumulative = 93%
2005 = 93%
2004 = 100%
2003 = 100%
2002 = 100%
2001 = 100%
2000 = 85%
1999 = 88%
1998 = 100%
1997 = 100%
(See "Key Votes" for more information.)

Bio

Residence: San Antonio

Marital Status: Married (Beth)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney, Rancher

Prev. Political Exp.: TX House, 1981-82; Bexar Co. Commissioners Court, 1983-85

Education: BA Yale University, 1969; JD Southern Methodist University, 1975

Birthdate: 11/19/1947

Birthplace: San Antonio, TX

Religion: Christian Science

Percentage in Last Election: 57%

Major Opponent: Tom Wakely


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Website: lamarsmith.house.gov


Phone: (202) 225-4236
Fax: (202) 225-8628

San Antonio Office: (more district offices)

Phone: (210) 821-5024
Fax: (210) 821-5947



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Ashlee Vinyard
  • Scheduler: Christa Danford
  • Legis. Dir.: Abby Gunderson-Schwarz
  • Press Secy.: Jennifer Pett
  • Military LA: Scott Ferguson
  • Health LA: Scott Ferguson
  • Financial Services LA: Abby Gunderson-Schwarz
  • Foreign Policy LA: Chris Morris
  • Agriculture LA: Scott Ferguson
  • Telecomm LA: Chris Morris
  • Elections LA: Curtis Philp
  • Energy LA: Scott Ferguson
  • Environment LA: Scott Ferguson
  • Judiciary LA: Curtis Philp
  • Tax LA: Abby Gunderson-Schwarz
  • Transportation LA: Chris Morris
  • Trade LA: Abby Gunderson-Schwarz
  • Commerce LA: Abby Gunderson-Schwarz
  • Labor LA: Chris Morris
  • Space - NASA LA: Scott Ferguson
  • LC: Gina Finke
  • Staff Asst.: Kenton Wilson

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Lamar Smith voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 01/09/2009 Nay Voted For
F Vietnam Trade—H.R. 5602 11/13/2006 Yea Voted For
P Defense Authorization—H.R. 5122 09/30/2006 Yea Voted For
P Port Security—H.R. 4954 09/30/2006 Yea Voted For
P Property Rights—H.R. 4772 09/30/2006 Yea Voted For
P Federal Prison Industries—H.R. 2965 09/14/2006 Yea Voted For
P Health Information Technology—H.R. 4157 07/27/2006 Yea Voted For
P International Investment Reform—H.R. 5337 07/26/2006 Yea Voted For
P India Nuclear Cooperation—H.R. 5682 07/26/2006 Yea Voted For
P Offshore Energy—H.R. 4761 06/29/2006 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Lamar Smith's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Lamar Smith a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1560 - 'To make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electro... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
H.R.1560 - 'To make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electro... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
H.CON.RES.85 - 'Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2010 and... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
H.R.1409 - 'To amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees t... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
H.R.11 - 'To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act ... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
H.R.384 - 'To reform the Troubled Assets Relief Program of the Secretary of the Treasury and ensure account... Support No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
H.R.12 - 'To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of d... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
H.R.2 - 'To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children''s Health Insur... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
H.R.6709 - The National Conservation, Environment, and Energy Independence Act of 2008 Support No Send Message to Rep. Lamar Smith
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.

PAC

PAC Contributions

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2005-2006

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