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Chris Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
July 29, 2014 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
July 29, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Vietnam Must End Human Rights Abuses Before Entering Trans-Pacific Partnership
July 28, 2014 Administration Fails to Hold Accountable Egregious Violators of Religious Freedom
June 25, 2014 Human Rights Abuses and Crimes Against Humanity in North Korea
Jan. 10, 2014 Will There Be An African Economic Community?
Nov. 21, 2013 Rep. Smith's Bill on Boosting U.S. Exports to Africa Approved by Committee
July 31, 2013 African Diplomats Present AGOA Recommendations to Foreign Affairs Committee
May 8, 2013 Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa
May 7, 2013 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations - "Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa"
Aug. 1, 2012 Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012
July 19, 2012 Smith Blasts China for Stealing U.S. Jobs, Putting U.S. Consumers at Risk
June 20, 2012 Joint Hearing of the Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade Subcommittee and the Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - African Growth and Opportunity Act
April 18, 2012 Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act
April 17, 2012 The Increasing American Jobs Through Greater Exports to Africa Act
March 30, 2012 Assessing the Role and Impact of China in Africa
March 20, 2012 Smith Bill Fosters U.S. Exports to Africa
Dec. 1, 2011 Washington Post - Trade in Surveillance Technology Raises Worries
Nov. 16, 2011 Smith Addresses Gathering of African Diplomats
Sept. 28, 2010 Security Cooperation Act of 2010
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Africa And Global Health Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee And The Subcommittee On Commerce, Trade And Consumer Protection Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - "U.S.-Africa Trade Relations: Creating ...
June 24, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Africa And Global Health Of The House Foreign Affairs Committee And The Subcommittee On Commerce, Trade And Consumer Protection Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - "U.S.-Africa Trade Relations"
June 5, 2009 FOX "Interview With Representative Chris Smith" - Child Custody Case - Transcript
June 5, 2009 Smith Introduces Bill To Suspend Brazil's Trade Perks
Sept. 17, 2007 Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2007
July 31, 2007 Smith Hails Passage of Darfur Accountability and Disinvestment Act
July 13, 2007 Africa Growth And Opportunity Act's Benefits To Africa
Dec. 8, 2006 Belarus Democracy Reauthorization Act of 2006
Dec. 7, 2006 Belarus Democracy Reauthorization Act of 2006
Nov. 13, 2006 Smith: Human Rights Must Come Before Profits in Vietnam
July 27, 2006 Belarus Democracy Reauthorization Act of 2006
July 21, 2006 Smith Disappointed in USTR Rejection of China Labor Petition
April 5, 2006 Darfur Peace and Accountability Act of 2006
March 9, 2006 Smith Statement on Reports of Dubai Ports World Announcement to Sell US Holdings
Sept. 27, 2005 Resolution Introduction Statement
July 20, 2005 Smith's Foreign Relations Act Overwhelmingly Passed by House
July 19, 2005 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007 - 1
July 19, 2005 Smith Brings Foreign Relations Authorization Act to House Floor
Feb. 17, 2005 Supporting Normal Trade Relations Treatment for Ukraine
July 14, 2004 Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2004 - Part 2
July 14, 2004 Vietnam Human Rights Act of 2004 - Part 1
May 11, 2004 Calling on the Government of Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Release Father Thaddeus Nguyen Van Ly
March 30, 2004 Welcoming the Accession of Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia to NATO
March 2, 2004 Urging Introduction of Resolution Calling on China to End its Human Rights Violations
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