Press Releases

Feb 17, 2017

Congressional Caseworker to Visit St. Paul and Kearney

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 Monday, February 27, in St. Paul and Kearney.

Feb 15, 2017

Ways & Means Examines America's Changing Poverty Map

Issues: Economy, Rural Development, Ways & Means

The House Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), today held a hearing to examine how poverty is changing around the country and to explore solutions to the challenges Members are seeing in their own communities.

Feb 15, 2017

VIDEO: Smith Chairs First Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee Hearing

Issues: Economy, Rural Development, Ways & Means

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) convened his first hearing as chairman of the Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee today on the Geography of Poverty. Tammy Slater of Doniphan, CEO of Goodwill Industries of Greater Nebraska, testified at the hearing as an invited witness.

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.

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