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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
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marie; 4 Children
Birth Date: 03/04/1953
Birth Place: Rahway, NJ
Home City: Hamilton, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 11, 2014 Smith Helps Break Ground on Huge New Hangar @ Joint Base MDL
April 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and Michael Boots, Acting Chair of Council on Environmental Quality - Hurricane Sandy Disaster Recovery in New Jersey
April 7, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, United States House of Representatives - Extension of Emergency Unemployment Benefits
April 4, 2014 Smith, Fattah Announce Bipartisan Bill to Boost Alzheimer's Research and Int'l Action Plan
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 3, 2014 Save American Workers Act of 2014
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 1, 2014 Marking World Autism Day, April as Autism Awareness Month
April 1, 2014 Houses Passes Bills to Support Ukraine
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 28, 2014 The First One Thousand Days
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 27, 2014 Ukraine Support Act
March 27, 2014 Autism Prevalence Worsens: 1 in 68 Children Suffer in U.S.
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 25, 2014 Chairman Smith on The First One Thousand Days: Development Aid Programs to Bolster Health and Nutrition
March 24, 2014 The Constitutionality of Abortion-Inducing Drugs
March 21, 2014 Smith Responds to Turkish Gov't Move to Block Twitter
March 21, 2014 Smith Responds to Turkish Gov't Move to Block Twitter
March 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections
March 13, 2014 Northern Ireland: Insufficient Attempts to Deal with the Past
March 11, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Do More To Fight Sex Trafficking
March 10, 2014 Reps. Smith, LoBiondo Push House-Passed "Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act'
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Kerry. Secretary of State of the United States -Urge Administration To Support Syria Study Group
March 5, 2014 U.S. Policy Toward Sudan and South Sudan
March 4, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration - Approve Treatments for Rare Diseases
March 4, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014
March 4, 2014 United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2014
March 4, 2014 House Passes "Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act'
Feb. 26, 2014 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - US Policy Toward Sudan and South Sudan
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Kathryn Sullivan, Acting NOAA Administrator, and Dan Ashe, Director U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Inquiring about Flounder/Fluke Management
Feb. 25, 2014 The Worldwide Persecution of Christians
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran
Feb. 19, 2014 Howell Twp. Federal Assistance for Superstorm Sandy Clean-Up Costs to Reach $2.7M
Feb. 13, 2014 Ocean Township Awarded $1.5 Million-plus FEMA Grant to Help Pay for Superstorm Sandy Clean-Up Costs
Feb. 10, 2014 Supporting the Democratic Aspirations of the People of Ukraine
Jan. 29, 2014 Supporting the Democratic Aspirations of the People of Ukraine
Jan. 28, 2014 A Report on the G8 Dementia Summit
Jan. 27, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Subcommittee - International Human Trafficking at Major Sporting Events including the 2014 Super Bowl
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 16, 2014 "Do It For Your Daughters" Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign Grows
Jan. 15, 2014 The Pro-Life Caucus
Jan. 15, 2014 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Subcommittee - A Report on the G8 Dementia Summit
Jan. 13, 2014 Washington Times: Threats to South Sudan's Fragile Peace
Jan. 10, 2014 Will There Be An African Economic Community?
Dec. 23, 2013 South Sudan Fighting Endangers Many
Dec. 16, 2013 The U.S. Post-Typhoon Response in the Philippines: Health and Human Rights Issues
Dec. 16, 2013 Iran's Persecution of Pastor Abedini Worsens
Dec. 16, 2013 Five Chinese Daughters to Beijing: Please Let Our Fathers Go Free
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