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Chris Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

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
Nov. 26, 2013 Rep. Smith Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Hear Religious Freedom Cases
June 28, 2012 Obamacare Degrades U.S. Healthcare, Hikes Taxes and Hurts U.S. Economy
March 16, 2011 Northern Ireland: Why Justice in Individual Cases Matters
June 25, 2009 Amendment No. 10 Offered By Mr. Kratovil
July 15, 2008 Hearing Of The United States Commission On Secuirty And Coorperation In Europe (Helsinki Commission) (As Released By The Helsinki Commission) - Guantanamo Detainees After Boumediene: Now What?
Jan. 23, 2007 House Committee Approves Finucane Resolution
Sept. 12, 2006 The U.N. Human Rights Council: Reform Or Regression?
June 14, 2006 Statement of Congressman Christopher H. Smith, Chairman Subcommitte on Africa, Global Human rights and International Operations
April 4, 2006 Expressing Support for Good Friday Agreement and Continued Police Reform In Northern Ireland
March 29, 2006 The Northern Ireland Peace Process: Policing Advances and Remaining Challenges
Feb. 8, 2006 Planned Parenthood: Time to Take a Second Look at Child Abuse Inc.
Jan. 31, 2006 House Republicans Applaud Alito Confirmation
Jan. 31, 2006 Smith Applauds Senate Confirmation of Judge Alito
Nov. 3, 2005 Smith Votes for Individual Freedom, House Passes Private Property Rights Protection Act
June 17, 2005 Henry J. Hyde United Nations Reform Act of 2005 - 2
March 28, 2005 MSNBC Hardball - Transcript
March 21, 2005 MSNBC Scarborough Country - Transcript
March 16, 2005 Africa, Global Human Rights and International Relations Subcommittee Northern Ireland Human Rights: Update on the Cory Collusion Inquiry Reports
Oct. 6, 2004 Servicemembers and Veterans Legal Protections Act of 2004
June 24, 2004 Introduction of HR 4658, Servicemembers Legal Protection Act of 2004
April 22, 2004 The Case of Igor Sutyagin
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