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Chris Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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 1, 2014 Houses Passes Bills to Support Ukraine
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
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 13, 2014 Northern Ireland: Insufficient Attempts to Deal with the Past
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 United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2014
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 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. 25, 2014 The Worldwide Persecution of Christians
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. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Dec. 23, 2013 South Sudan Fighting Endangers Many
Dec. 16, 2013 Human Rights Abuses in Egypt
Dec. 16, 2013 Five Chinese Daughters to Beijing: Please Let Our Fathers Go Free
Dec. 16, 2013 Iran's Persecution of Pastor Abedini Worsens
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Vietnam's Record on Human Rights
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittees of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Iran's Persecution of American Pastor Abedini Worsens
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
Dec. 10, 2013 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Human Rights Abuses in Egypt
Dec. 5, 2013 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - "Five Chinese Daughters to Beijing: Please Let Our Fathers Go Free"
Dec. 3, 2013 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - US Response to Typhoon in Philippines
Nov. 22, 2013 Smith Introduces Legislation to Promote Extradition of Fugitives Back to U.S.
Nov. 21, 2013 Hearing of the House Foriegn Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations - The Global Challenge of Alzheimer's: The G - 8 Dementia Summit and Beyond
Nov. 21, 2013 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations - The Global Challenge of Alzheimer's: The G-8 Dementia Summit and Beyond
Nov. 20, 2013 Smith a Leader in Effort Calling on Iranian Gov't to Free American Pastor
Nov. 19, 2013 Crisis in the Central African Republic - Hon. Christopher H. Smith
Nov. 19, 2013 Hearing of the Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations - Crisis in the Central African Republic
Nov. 19, 2013 Crisis in the Central African Republic Focus of Congressional Hearing
Nov. 19, 2013 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations - "Crisis in the Central African Republic"
Nov. 18, 2013 Smith Guest on BBC to Discuss China's Draconian One-Child Policy & Its Announced Modifications
Nov. 18, 2013 Establishing a Syrian War Crimes Tribunal?
Nov. 18, 2013 Gueo Feixiong and Freedom of Expression
Nov. 18, 2013 The Continuing Threat of Boko Haram - Hon. Christopher H. Smith
Nov. 15, 2013 China's 'Eased' One-Child Policy Still the Most Draconian in the World
Nov. 14, 2013 Associated Press - 2 Nigerian networks designated as terrorist groups
Nov. 13, 2013 Smith Welcomes Designation of Boko Haram as Terrorist Organization
Nov. 13, 2013 AFP - US blacklists Nigeria's Boko Haram as terror group
Nov. 13, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations - The Continuing Threat of Boko Haram
Sept. 17, 2013 The Troubling Path Ahead for U.S. - Zimbabwe
Sept. 17, 2013 India's Missing Girls
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Focus on Defeating Kony, LRA
July 31, 2013 African Diplomats Present AGOA Recommendations to Foreign Affairs Committee
July 31, 2013 Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2013
July 25, 2013 The Washington Times - Smith: Skipping the Photo Op
July 24, 2013 Smith Convenes African Diplomatic Meeting
July 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and Int'l Orgs. Subcommittee of the Foreign Affairs Committee - "Is There an African Resource Curse?"
July 11, 2013 Hearing of the House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and Int'l Orgs Subcommittee of the Foreign Affairs Committee - Trafficking in Persons Report
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