Rep. Smith denounces Trump administration’s decision to burden states for National Guard’s COVID-19 response

Rep. Smith denounces Trump administration’s decision to burden states for National Guard’s COVID-19 response

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC- Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement today after President Trump announced that some states will be required to fund a portion of costs for the National Guard deployment in support of COVID-19 response through the end of 2020. …

Rep. Smith statement on the passing of John Lewis

Rep. Smith statement on the passing of John Lewis

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) released the following statement on the passing of Rep. John Lewis: “America mourns the loss of Rep. John Lewis, a civil rights icon whose moral compass and courage have not wavered, from Selma to the halls of Congress. “As America reaches another …

Rep. Smith statement honoring Pride month

Rep. Smith statement honoring Pride month

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC- Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA), a member of the Congressional LGBTQ+ Equality Caucus, released the following statement in honor of LGBTQ+ Pride Month: “Pride Month is a time to celebrate progress toward LGBTQ+ equality and honor the contributions of LGBTQ+ Americans to our society. Though we are unable …

Rep. Smith condemns Trump’s destructive executive order distorting the First Amendment

Rep. Smith condemns Trump’s destructive executive order distorting the First Amendment

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC  – Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) released the following statement today after President Trump signed an executive order targeting legal protections for social media companies: “This executive order distorts the concept of free speech in a blatant attempt to coerce social media companies into moderating content in a …

Rep. Smith statement on the 2020 State of the Union

Rep. Smith statement on the 2020 State of the Union

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC  – Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) released the following statement after President Trump’s State of the Union address. “President Trump used the State of the Union to mislead the American people and lie about critical issues. The American people need the truth – not a twisted and distorted …