Smith Statement on Defense Policy and Islam

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA), made the following statement about Trump adviser Steve Bannon’s recorded views on U.S. defense policy and Islam: “I am deeply disturbed by Steve Bannon’s long record of commentary on Islam and national security. In public interviews, Bannon has persistently argued that the … READ MORE

Ranking Member Smith Statement on Donald Trump’s Irresponsible Rhetoric

  Washington D.C. – Ranking Member Smith released the following statement in response to Donald Trump’s recent remarks: “Our nation’s diversity is our greatest strength. In the strongest possible terms, I condemn Donald Trump’s recent proposal to bar all Muslims from entering the United States. This rhetoric follows earlier absurd statements from Mr. Trump calling … READ MORE