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

Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 4, Republican
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
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8/28/14 Smith Comments on Reports that Aharon Sofer's Body Found 8/26/14 Smith Joins Lakewood, NJ Community in Uniting to Support Search for Missing Student Aharon Sofer 8/25/14 Support for Aharon Sofer 8/14/14 Smith: Gao Zhisheng Suffered "Unspeakable' Torture in Prison 8/09/14 Two Smith Bills Signed into Law on Same Day 8/07/14 Asbury Park Press - Smith: NJ Health Practices Would Quickly Stop Ebola 8/07/14 Smith: Chinese Human Rights Defender Gao Should be Free to Leave China 8/01/14 The Growing Crisis of Africa's Orphans 8/01/14 The Troubling Case of Meriam Ibrahim 7/31/14 Human Rights Vetting: Nigeria and Beyond 7/29/14 Hamas 7/29/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Vietnam Must End Human Rights Abuses Before Entering Trans-Pacific Partnership 7/29/14 Letter to Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations - Hold Cuban Officials Accountable for Their Role in Illegal Chong Chon Gang Arms Shipment 7/29/14 Israel's Right to Protect Itself 7/25/14 'Sean and David Goldman Act' to Become Law Congress Clears Smith's Int'l Child Abduction Bill 7/24/14 Freedom at Last:Sudanese Woman Sentenced to Die for Her Faith Arrives in Rome, En Route to the U.S. 7/18/14 Exactly Five Years to the Day of First Introduction, Smith's Int'l Child Abduction Bill Passes Senate; Heads Back to House for Final Approval 7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/15/14 Occupied Cyprus -- Forty Years of Illegal Occupation, Ethnic Cleansing, and Destruction of Religious Sites 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 Smith's China Resolution Passes House 5/28/14 Urging China to Respect the Freedom of Assembly, Expression, and Religion and All Fundamental Human Rights and the Rule of Law 5/20/14 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 Members of Congress Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning the Abduction of School Girls in Nigeria 5/08/14 Establishing Select Committee on Benghazi 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