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Congressman Jason Smith

Representing the 8th District of Missouri

Press Releases

Oct 30, 2017 Press Release
Smith’s legislation removes barriers to allow medical providers to administer better care

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Jason Smith authored and introduced legislation last week to remove barriers which limit medical providers’ ability to administer care for patients suffering from end-stage renal disease (ESRD).

 

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Oct 27, 2017 Press Release
Smith authors legislation to reduce student debt and reward those who work while learning

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, Congressman Jason Smith authored and introduced a bill that will help working students afford college tuition. Smith has met with students in every county of Missouri’s sprawling 8th Congressional District, and heard the need for legislation like the Upward Mobility Enhancement Act firsthand.

 

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Oct 26, 2017 Press Release
After frequent floods at Joachim Creek, Smith gets St. Louis Corps of Engineers to investigate cause

DE SOTO, MO – This week, Congressman Jason Smith announced that the Corps of Engineers, after initially cutting the project, will investigate the cause of frequent flooding along Joachim Creek in De Soto.

 

Oct 26, 2017 Press Release
Smith met with Edgar Springs students to talk about his experience growing up in rural Missouri and what it’s like to work with President Trump

EDGAR SPRINGS, MO – Today, Congressman Jason Smith stopped in Phelps County to talk with Edgar Springs students about his experience growing up in rural Missouri and what it’s like to work with President Trump. Smith was greeted by a warm welcome and took questions from the students.

 

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Oct 25, 2017 Press Release
Smith is accepting applications through October 31, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Jason Smith reminded students that he is accepting applications for nomination to U.S. Service Academies. As a Member of Congress, Smith is able to make nominations for the U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.

Oct 20, 2017 Press Release
Smith meets with economic commission to discuss tax reform, healthcare and the national debt

ROLLA, MO – Today, Congressman Jason Smith was in Phelps County to meet with the Rolla Regional Economic Commission at their monthly public meeting. During the hour-long conversation, Smith and attendees discussed tax reform, healthcare and the national debt.

 

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Oct 20, 2017 Press Release
Smith meets with medical center staff after recent efforts to help hospital

PILOT KNOB, MO – Congressman Jason Smith stopped in Iron County on Tuesday, October 17, to meet with the Iron County Medical Center. Smith saw updates to the 15-bed facility and met with hospital leadership.

 

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Oct 20, 2017 Press Release
Smith met with Success R-VII students to talk about his experience growing up in rural Missouri

SUCCESS, MO – Congressman Jason Smith stopped in Texas County on Wednesday, October 18, to talk with Success School students. Smith was greeted by a warm welcome and took questions from the students.

 

In addition to being asked about what it was like to be a Member of Congress, one student asked the Congressman why he would care about visiting such a small school.

 

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Oct 16, 2017 Press Release
Smith and EPA Administrator Pruitt announce plans to stop regulation through litigation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced they will enact the position outlined in Congressman Jason Smith’s taxpayer protection legislation that passed the U.S. House of Representatives in September. The policy would prevent radical liberal groups from taking Missourians’ tax dollars and imposing burdensome government regulations.
 

Sep 22, 2017 Press Release
Smith discusses his focus on farms, plans for tax reform and work with President Trump and Vice President Pence

HOUSTON, MO – Congressman Jason Smith spoke to the Texas County Farm Bureau this week where they discussed his focus on farms, plans for tax reform and his work with President Trump and Vice President Pence.

 

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