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Chris Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
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
Date Title
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Sept. 12, 2012 Runyan and Smith Fight for Additional Air Force Missions at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
Oct. 6, 2011 A Comprehensive Assessment of US Policy Toward Sudan
April 13, 2011 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Crisis in Cote d'Ivoire: Implications for the Country and Region
June 10, 2010 Smith Vows to Fight Senate Amendment That Would Allow Abortions at DoD Facilities
May 5, 2010 Letter To Robert Gates, Secretary Of Defense - National Day of Prayer
April 9, 2010 Smith: Navy To End Public Housing Plan For Earle Weapons Station
Oct. 29, 2009 Smith Amendment To Fight Int'l Child Abduction Signed Into Law
June 25, 2009 Amendment No. 10 Offered By Mr. Kratovil
May 13, 2009 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Building Capacity to Protect U.S. National Security: the Fiscal Year 2010 International Affairs Budget
April 17, 2009 NJDOT: Navy Timeframes Are 'Unrealistic'
April 7, 2009 Congressman Meets with Top Navy Officials on Earle's Housing Plan
Oct. 30, 2008 Reps. Smith, Doyle Announce Funding for Autism Research Program
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?
April 14, 2008 The Abuse of Human Rights in Burma
Dec. 12, 2007 Hearing of the Readiness Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Implementation of the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) Decisions
Nov. 8, 2007 Co-Chairs of House Autism Caucus Announce Funding for Critical DOD Autism Research Program
Oct. 5, 2007 Hearing to Address Ft. Monmouth
Oct. 2, 2007 Panel I of a Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee's Africa and Global Health Subcommittee - Ehtopia and the State of Democracy
Aug. 5, 2007 Reps. Smith, Doyle Tout Funding for Critical DOD Autism Research Program
July 17, 2007 Smith Helps Secure $500,000 for Assunpink Creek Restoration in House Bill
July 11, 2007 Letter to the Commanding General of the U.S. Army Materiel Command Benjamin S. Griffin
July 2, 2007 Smith: Inspector General Investigation of Earle Housing Proposal to Begin in August
June 21, 2006 Smith Relentless in Fight Against Trafficking
June 20, 2006 DoD Bill Creates New Autism Research Program
March 14, 2006 Waiving Passport fees for Relatives of Deceased Members of Armed Forces
May 19, 2005 U.N. Peacekeeping Reform: Seeking Greater Accountability, Integrity, and Effectiveness
Sept. 29, 2004 Hearing of the House International Relations Committee - Afghan National Elections
Aug. 19, 2004 Panel II of a Hearing of the House International Relations Committee - Diplomacy in the Age of Terrorism
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