Press Releases

Feb 22, 2011

Smith Reintroduces Hydropower Act to Address Energy Needs

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE), along with Congressman Jim Costa (D-CA), today reintroduced the Small Scale Hydropower Enhancement Act (H.R. 795).

Feb 17, 2011

Smith Votes in Committee to Repeal 1099 Mandate

Issues: Agriculture, Economy, Health Care, Taxes, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) voted today in the Committee on Ways and Means to advance the repeal of the 1099 mandate.

Feb 15, 2011

Smith Questions Treasury Secretary About Death Tax

Issues: Agriculture, Economy, Jobs, Taxes, Ways & Means

Today, Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) questioned United States Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner about the negative impact of the Death Tax on Nebraskans.

Feb 14, 2011

Smith: President Obama's Budget Relives Mistakes of the Past

Issues: Budget, Economy

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) issued the following statement in response to this morning's release of President Obama's FY 2012 Budget.

Feb 10, 2011

Rep. Smith Joins General Aviation Caucus

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) today joined the General Aviation Caucus for the 112th Congress.

Feb 9, 2011

Rep. Smith Questions U.S. Trade Representative on Barriers to Trade

Issues: Agriculture, Economy, Jobs, Small Business, Trade, Ways & Means

Today, Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) questioned United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk about regulatory barriers American farmers and ranchers face with U.S. trading partners.

Feb 7, 2011

Rep. Smith Meets with Singapore Ambassador to Discuss Trade

Issues: Agriculture, Economy, Jobs, Small Business, Trade, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) met today with Chan Heng Chee, Ambassador of the Republic of Singapore to the United States. During the meeting, Smith and Chan discussed critical trade issues facing our country.

Jan 31, 2011

Smith Applauds Decision Striking Down Health Care Law

Issues: Economy, Health Care

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) today released the following statement after Federal District Judge Roger Vinson ruled the recently enacted health care law signed by President Barack Obama is unconstitutional in its entirety.

Jan 25, 2011

Smith: We Must Take Action on Pending Trade Agreements

Issues: Agriculture, Economy, Jobs, Small Business, Trade, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) today released the following statement after the House Committee on Ways and Means held a hearing on the pending trade agreements with Colombia, Panama, and South Korea.

Jan 25, 2011

Smith Comments on State of the Union

Issues: Economy, Jobs, Trade, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) today released the following comments regarding President Obama's State of the Union address.

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