Representative Christopher 'Chris' H. Smith's Public Statements

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Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' H. Smith
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/10/14 'Leahy Law,' Nigeria Crisis Focus of House Hearing 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/08/14 United States Commission on International Religious Freedom Reauthorization Act of 2014 6/25/14 Human Rights Abuses and Crimes Against Humanity in North Korea 6/23/14 The Courage of One Woman: Meriam Ibrahim Free 6/20/14 2014 Trafficking Report Released: Smith Law Holds Countries Accountable on Efforts to Fight Human Trafficking 6/13/14 The Ongoing Struggle Against Boko Haram 6/13/14 Effective Accountability for Countries of Particular Concern 6/12/14 Ongoing Struggle Against Boko Haram 6/08/14 Smith in Nigeria on Human Rights Trip 5/30/14 Syrian War Crimes Tribunal Bill OK'ed by Key House Committee 5/28/14 Venezuelan Human Rights and Democracy Protection Act 5/28/14 Urging China to Respect the Freedom of Assembly, Expression, and Religion and All Fundamental Human Rights and the Rule of Law 5/28/14 Smith's China Resolution Passes House 5/20/14 Latest Threats to Religious Freedoms Around the World Topic of House Human Rights Hearing May 22 5/15/14 Smith Condemns Death Sentence of Sudan Woman for Her Faith 5/08/14 Establishing Select Committee on Benghazi 5/08/14 Members of Congress Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning the Abduction of School Girls in Nigeria 5/06/14 Smith Urges Nigerian & U.S. Gov'ts to Step Up the Fight Against the Terror Group Boko Haram 5/01/14 Crisis in the Central African Republic 4/18/14 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 4/01/14 Houses Passes Bills to Support Ukraine 3/26/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia 3/21/14 Smith Responds to Turkish Gov't Move to Block Twitter 3/21/14 Smith Responds to Turkish Gov't Move to Block Twitter 3/13/14 Northern Ireland: Insufficient Attempts to Deal with the Past 3/06/14 Letter to John Kerry. Secretary of State of the United States -Urge Administration To Support Syria Study Group 3/05/14 U.S. Policy Toward Sudan and South Sudan 3/04/14 United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act of 2014 2/26/14 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 2/25/14 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 2/25/14 The Worldwide Persecution of Christians 2/10/14 Supporting the Democratic Aspirations of the People of Ukraine 1/29/14 Supporting the Democratic Aspirations of the People of Ukraine 1/17/14 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel 12/23/13 South Sudan Fighting Endangers Many 12/16/13 Human Rights Abuses in Egypt 12/16/13 Five Chinese Daughters to Beijing: Please Let Our Fathers Go Free 12/16/13 Iran's Persecution of Pastor Abedini Worsens 12/13/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - Vietnam's Record on Human Rights 12/12/13 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 12/11/13 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses 12/10/13 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 12/05/13 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" 12/03/13 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 11/22/13 Smith Introduces Legislation to Promote Extradition of Fugitives Back to U.S. 11/21/13 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 11/21/13 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 11/20/13 Smith a Leader in Effort Calling on Iranian Gov't to Free American Pastor