On Veterans Day, we honor the brave and heroic service of all of our veterans. The men and women of our Armed Services risk their lives around the world every day to protect our freedoms and keep us safe. In return, it is critical that we ensure that they and their loved ones are cared for when they return home. I am honored to represent thousands of veterans who live in the 9th District in Washington state.
The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) is currently accepting applications for the Federal Funding Opportunity Grants Competition for FY 2016 - 2020. MBDA is looking for organizations in the Seattle community to partner with to operate their Seattle Facility as a part of their enhanced business center program.
Congressman Smith has laid out a “roadmap” of criminal justice reform initiatives to make improvements throughout the judicial system. We must comprehensively reform our criminal justice system, and there are current efforts at the federal level that can begin the process.
Congressman Smith has fought hard to provide critical job training and worker assistance for Americans who have lost their jobs due to increased competition in the global marketplace. Click on the image to the left to find out more information on how to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance benefits.
There have been multiple reports about an OPM scam where imposters are pretending to be the FTC offering money to OPM data breach victims. Learn how to protect yourself from these scams by clicking the image to the left. If you’ve received a call or email that you think is fake, report it to the FTC. If it’s an email that relates to the OPM breach, you also can forward it to US-CERT at firstname.lastname@example.org.