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  1. Lamar Smith denounces CPAC's Treason Lobby Immigration PanelRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | VDARE

    The indefatigable One Old Vet site has posted a valuable compendium of stories about CPAC from which I learn that Congressman Lamar Smith made the same judgment as me about the ridiculous Immigration Panel: In response to a panel which includes four proponents of comprehensive immigration reform and one critic, Smith ripped the American ... (more)

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  2. Jerk of the Week - CPACRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... are for immigration reform, and that number includes the moderator of the panel! It's so bad that Representative Lamar Smith has issued a press release blasting CPAC for their pro-illegal immigration bias. Perhaps its time for conservatives to drop ...

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  3. Immigration Advocates Tell CPAC to Back Reform as Latino Voters are WaitingRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Instapundit

    ... such as border security and workplace enforcement. The panel attracted criticism from Texas Republican Rep. Lamar Smith, who issued a statement attacking the American Conservative Union - CPAC's top organizer - for including speakers that support ...

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  4. CPAC Immigration Debate Stacked 3-to-1 with Pro-Amnesty PanelistsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Free Republic

    Rep. Lamar Smith , a former chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, has apparently had enough of what he sees as the pro-amnesty mentality at the Conservative Political Action Conference.

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  5. Despite GOP push on immigration, doubts rampantRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... when a self-described conservative organization stacks an immigration panel with amnesty advocates," said Rep. Lamar Smith, Texas Republican, who has pushed for a crackdown on illegal immigration. "For the second year in a row, CPAC has featured a ...

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  6. GOP lawmaker says CPAC not conservative on immigrationRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    Texas Republican Rep. Lamar Smith urged the Conservative Political Action Conference to drop the word "conservative" from its name after an immigration panel he considered biased.

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  7. Why Of Course Justice Stephen Breyer Has a Pocket ConstitutionRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... be on the court that grew up with nothing but that and I believe it will change and probably they'll come in." "Lamar Smith, who's a Republican, who's the chair of the House Judiciary Committee asked would I come over and talk," Breyer recalled. "I ...

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  8. Local races end with victory, run-offsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... 1. Barring a write-in candidate, he is the presumptive winner of that race. Incumbent United States District 21 Lamar Smith will return to Congress for two more years. However, his opponent, Boerne resident Matt McCall, received just over 35 percent ...

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  9. Mars Flyby Proposed for 2021 NASA Astronaut MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | National Geographic

    ... retrieval mission inspires neither the scientific community nor the public who would foot the bill," said Lamar Smith , the Texas Republican who chairs the House Science Committee, at the hearing. "NASA, the White House, and Congress should consider ...

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  10. Crimea crisis comes at touchy time for US-Russia space programRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Fox News

    ... the International Space Station and pays $70 million for every astronaut trip. House Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith, R-Texas, said in a statement on Tuesday that the U.S. should have its own launch capabilities so NASA doesn't have to rely ...

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  11. NASA budget would ramp up the asteroid missionRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Tallahassee Democrat

    ... around 2025. But the agency's budget proposal already is being called "out of touch (and) out of step" by Rep. Lamar Smith, the Texas Republican who chairs the House Science, Space and Technology Committee. "NASA is an agency that pushes the ...

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  12. House Science Committee Examines Mars Flyby MissionRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Aero-News Network

    ... a distant memory. There's a sense that America is falling behind, with our best days behind us," said Chairman Lamar Smith (R-TX) (pictured) . "Today, America's finest spaceships and largest rockets are found in museums rather than on launch pads. ...

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  13. Daring Mars fly-by in limbo after US Congress hearingRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | New Scientist

    ... skipping a piloted test flight closer to home. Still, after the hearing the committee chair, Texas Republican Lamar Smith, sent a letter to NASA administrator Charles Bolden that includes a request for a technical and cost analysis of the 2021 Mars ...

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  14. Lamar Smith to DHS Chief: Obama 'Inflates' Deportation NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | The Heritage Foundation

    ... hearing. The administration is "inflating" deportation statistics, so they are "inaccurate," Representative Lamar Smith (R-TX) told Johnson during the hearing last week. "The administration has been making a sales pitch that they are deporting or ...

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  15. Obama administration counts deportations differentlyRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Statesman Journal

    ... up each week. I do agree that on the issue of immigration, President "Obama has never been trustworthy." Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas San Antonio

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  16. Dana Milbank: a Gop flip-flopRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... nor the attorney general have the constitutional right to make or change laws themselves," declared Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas. "That is what happens in a dictatorship or a totalitarian government." But with one crucial difference: You can't file a ...

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  17. Milbank: Republican support of activist courts is just politicsRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Statesman Journal

    ... esident nor the attorney general have the constitutional right to make or change laws themselves," declared Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas. "That is what happens in a dictatorship or a totalitarian government." But

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  18. Rep. Lamar Smith: US Should Go to Mars in 2021Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | News Max

    Citing national pride and security, along with a need to inspire future generations, Rep. Lamar Smith is asking NASA to fast-track to 2021 a "flyby" of Mars and Venus.

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  19. House approves Hansen bill to strengthen state's response to derelict vesselsRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Bainbridge Island Review

    The historic tugboat "Chickamauga," which sank in its mooring at Eagle Harbor Marina in October of last year, is only one of many such incidents involving derelict vessels that inspired the recent legislative push to hold the boat owners more accountable for damage caused by their ill-cared-for vessels.

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  20. San Antonio Rep. Lamar Smith announces Border Security CaucusRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    San Antonio Republican Rep. Lamar Smith is rallying support for a new congressional group that emphasizes tougher border security.

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