Press Releases

Feb 10, 2017

Smith Statement on Dr. Tom Price's Confirmation as HHS Secretary

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement after Dr. Tom Price was sworn in today as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) following his confirmation by the U.S. Senate.

Feb 2, 2017

Smith Votes to Protect Second Amendment Rights of Social Security Beneficiaries

Issues: Second Amendment, Social Security, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement today after voting in favor of H.J. Res. 40 to utilize the Congressional Review Act to overturn the Social Security Administration’s rule which automatically adds Social Security beneficiaries with representative payees to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).

Feb 1, 2017

Smith Receives Awards from Nebraska Wheat Growers for Support of Agriculture

Issues: Agriculture, Trade, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) received the Nebraska Wheat Growers Association’s Person of the Year Award and the National Association of Wheat Growers’ Wheat Advocate Award today in recognition of his support of the wheat industry and U.S. agriculture.

Jan 31, 2017

Smith Statement on President Trump's Supreme Court Nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement this evening after President Donald Trump announced his nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court.

Jan 31, 2017

Smith Announces 2017 Congressional Art Competition

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) invites high school students in Nebraska’s Third District to submit their artwork for the 2017 Congressional Art Competition by March 15, 2017.

Jan 31, 2017

Smith Announces Nominees to U.S. Service Academies

Issues: Defense

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) announced today his nomination of 15 students to the U.S. Service Academies for the class entering in the fall of 2017.

Jan 30, 2017

Smith’s Office Announces Mobile Office Hours for February

Constituents of Third District Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) are invited to meet with a representative of his office at mobile offices throughout the month of February in Aurora, Alliance, Hastings, Loup City, York, Beatrice, Rushville, and Bridgeport.

Jan 24, 2017

Smith Votes to Stop Taxpayer Funding for Abortion

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement today after voting in favor of H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act.

Jan 24, 2017

Smith Statement on President Trump’s Executive Action on Keystone XL

Issues: Economy, Energy

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement today after President Trump signed an executive order to advance the Keystone XL pipeline.

Jan 23, 2017

Smith Statement on U.S. Withdrawing from TPP

Issues: Agriculture, Trade, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement today after President Trump signed an executive order withdrawing the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

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