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Chris Smith's Public Statements

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' H. Smith
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1980
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marie; 4 Children
Birth Date: 03/04/1953
Birth Place: Rahway, NJ
Home City: Robbinsville, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Human Rights
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Health Care
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 10, 2014 LoBiondo, Smith Oppose Seismic Testing Off Jersey Shore
July 10, 2014 'Leahy Law,' Nigeria Crisis Focus of House Hearing
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 8, 2014 Suspension of Exit Permits
July 8, 2014 United States Commission on International Religious Freedom Reauthorization Act of 2014
June 30, 2014 Supreme Court Issues Obamacare a Historic Defeat in Favor of Religious Liberty
June 26, 2014 Smith Introduces Torture Victims Relief Bill on Int'l Day to Honor Victims
June 25, 2014 Human Rights Abuses and Crimes Against Humanity in North Korea
June 24, 2014 Smith's Autism Bill Passes House
June 24, 2014 Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education. and Support Act of 2014
June 24, 2014 House Passes Smith-Doyle Autism Bill
June 24, 2014 Smith Int'l Child Abduction Bill Advances in Senate
June 23, 2014 The Courage of One Woman: Meriam Ibrahim Free
June 20, 2014 2014 Trafficking Report Released: Smith Law Holds Countries Accountable on Efforts to Fight Human Trafficking
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 13, 2014 The Ongoing Struggle Against Boko Haram
June 13, 2014 Effective Accountability for Countries of Particular Concern
June 12, 2014 Ongoing Struggle Against Boko Haram
June 12, 2014 Terrorist Activity
June 8, 2014 Smith in Nigeria on Human Rights Trip
June 6, 2014 Remembering D-Day
June 4, 2014 Washington Examiner - Bill Angles to Address Sex Trafficking's Relationship to Prostitution
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kenneth Mizrach, Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System- Demanding Answers About VA Facilities that Treat NJ Vets
June 2, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote
May 31, 2014 Smith Comments on Announcement of VA Secretary's Resignation
May 30, 2014 Syrian War Crimes Tribunal Bill OK'ed by Key House Committee
May 28, 2014 Smith's Autism Bill Passes House Panel
May 28, 2014 Urging China to Respect the Freedom of Assembly, Expression, and Religion and All Fundamental Human Rights and the Rule of Law
May 28, 2014 International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 Amendment
May 28, 2014 Venezuelan Human Rights and Democracy Protection Act
May 28, 2014 Smith's China Resolution Passes House
May 21, 2014 Cong. Smith Votes for VA Accountability
May 20, 2014 Condemning the Abduction of Female Students by Boko Haram
May 20, 2014 Int'l Megan's Law Passed by House
May 20, 2014 Latest Threats to Religious Freedoms Around the World Topic of House Human Rights Hearing May 22
May 20, 2014 International Megan's Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking
May 15, 2014 Smith Condemns Death Sentence of Sudan Woman for Her Faith
May 12, 2014 Smith Introduces the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2014
May 9, 2014 Smith's International Megan's Law Clears Major Committee Hurdle
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Departing of Housing and Urban Development -- Diversion of Sandy Funds
May 8, 2014 Members of Congress Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning the Abduction of School Girls in Nigeria
May 8, 2014 HUD Secretary Meets with Smith, N.J. Delegation on Concerns of Homeowners Victimized by Sandy
May 8, 2014 Establishing Select Committee on Benghazi
May 7, 2014 Electrify Africa Act of 2014
May 6, 2014 Smith Urges Nigerian & U.S. Gov'ts to Step Up the Fight Against the Terror Group Boko Haram
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