Adam Smith

David Adam Smith , American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1997, representing Washington's 9th congressional district. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Adam Smith has 334 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Congressional News Conference as a U.S. Representative Candidate. The year with the most videos was 2015 with 29 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2006 with an average of 15,034 views per program. Most appearances with Steve Scully (5), Susan Swain (4), Elijah Cummings (4). Most common tags: Budget, National Security, Benghazi.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 1997 - Present U.S. Representative, D-WA 9th Videos: 332


U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. June 12, 1996 - c. November 5, 1996 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House approved the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA) in a vote of 385-41, replacing the North America Free…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed two bills. One would provide a path for undocumented farm workers to get green cards. The other was the…

  • Syria and Middle East Security

    Syria and Middle East Security

    Defense Secretary Mark Esper and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Gen. Mark Milley testified on the Trump administration’s policy in Syria…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House considered six bills under suspension of the rules, including several dealing with child safety, Department of…

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    Two new House members were sworn in: Greg Murphy (R-NC) and Dan Bishop (R-NC). Members also voted on a motion to instruct…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    In a vote of 284-149, the House passed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019. It would increase discretionary spending caps for…

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Member of Congress Record

District Map Ideology Rankings Past Elections

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