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Meet Sopa Author Lamar Smith, Hollywood's Favorite Republican

Rep. Lamar Smith

Rep. Lamar Smith, speaking to the pro-SOPA group American Society of Composers, Artists and Publishers, or ASCAP, in 2003.

Credit: ASCAP

Rep. Lamar Smith, whose congressional district in Texas encompasses the cropland and grazing land stretching between Austin and San Antonio, might seem like an unlikely ally for Hollywood on Internet piracy.

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