Press Releases

Oct 24, 2016

Congressional Caseworker to Visit Imperial, Hayes Center, McCook, and Ogallala

Constituents of Third District Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) who need assistance dealing with a federal agency are invited to attend Caseworker in Your Community events on Tuesday, November 1, in Imperial, Hayes Center, McCook, and Ogallala.

Oct 20, 2016

Smith to Hold Mobile Office in Lexington

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) will meet constituents of the Third District during a mobile office on Wednesday, October 26, in Lexington.

Oct 3, 2016

Smith Statement on Cabela’s Purchase

Issues: Economy, Jobs

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement today following the announcement Cabela’s will be acquired by Bass Pro Shops.

Sep 30, 2016

Smith to Hold Mobile Office in Brewster

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) will meet constituents of the Third District during a mobile office on Wednesday, October 5, in Brewster.

Sep 27, 2016

Smith Bill to Help Americans Hurt by Obamacare Co-Op Failures Passes House

Issues: Health Care, Ways & Means

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed Congressman Adrian Smith’s (R-NE) bill, the Co-Op Consumer Protection Act, to provide relief from Obamacare penalties to taxpayers who lost their insurance coverage due to the failures of the Consumer Operated and Oriented Plans (co-ops) created under the President’s health care law.

Sep 23, 2016

Smith Applauds Court Ruling Against OSHA’s Unilateral Rulemaking

Issues: Agriculture

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement today after the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) acted illegally when it issued new requirements for anhydrous ammonia storage without a public comment period.

Sep 23, 2016

Smith Statement on Blue Cross Leaving Nebraska’s Obamacare Exchange

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the following statement today regarding the announcement Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska will not sell individual health insurance on the Obamacare marketplace in 2017.

Sep 22, 2016

VIDEO: Smith Honors Former Congressman Bill Barrett in Speech on House Floor

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives today in memory of former Third District Congressman Bill Barrett.

Sep 21, 2016

Smith Congratulates 2016 “Angels in Adoption” Third District Honoree

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) congratulated Toni Reiman of Beatrice today on receiving the 2016 Angels in Adoption Award for Nebraska’s Third District.

Sep 21, 2016

VIDEO: Rural Hospital Relief Bill with Smith Language Passes House

Issues: Health Care, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives in support of H.R. 5613. The bill, which passed the House today, contains Smith’s language requiring MedPAC to report on the economic and staffing impacts of supervision requirements on rural hospitals.

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