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Chris Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Women

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
Jan. 15, 2008 Smith: Ongoing Goma Conference Vital to Peace and Increased Human Rights in Congo
Jan. 4, 2008 Smith Human Rights Mission to Congo Reinforces US Support of Critical Kivus Peace Conference
Dec. 4, 2007 William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2007
July 30, 2007 Resolution Calling on Japan to Acknowledge WWII-Era Sex Trafficking Passes House
July 5, 2007 Smith Encourages Russian Legislators to Implement Laws to Protect Victims of Trafficking
June 21, 2007 The Department Of State, Foreign Operations And Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008--Continued
June 12, 2007 Smith Warns of Creeping Complacency in Response to the 2007 Trafficking Report
Feb. 18, 2007 Smith Departs for Nigeria to Focus on Anti-Trafficking, HIV/AIDS Initiatives
Nov. 15, 2006 Letter to Executive Director Amnesty International USA Mr. Larry Cox
Aug. 24, 2006 Rep. Smith: FDA's Morning-After Pill Decision Dangerous Medicine for Women and Girls
June 27, 2006 House Committee Approves Legislation Urging German Gov't to Combat Trafficking of Women at World Cup
June 14, 2006 Statement of Congressman Christopher H. Smith, Chairman Subcommitte on Africa, Global Human rights and International Operations
June 10, 2006 Smith Introduces Resolution Calling on German Gov't, Athletes and Soccer Fans to Combat Trafficking of Women at World Cup
June 5, 2006 2006 Trafficking Report Shows Countries Responding with New Laws. Convictions Up.
May 15, 2006 Germany's World Cup Brothels: Women and Children at Grave Risk of Exploitation
May 10, 2006 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007
March 29, 2006 Monitoring Respect for Human Rights Around the World
March 17, 2006 Smith Urges Passage of Holly's Law After RU-486 is Linked to Additional Deaths of Women
March 16, 2006 A Review of the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2005
Feb. 8, 2006 Planned Parenthood: Time to Take a Second Look at Child Abuse Inc.
Feb. 1, 2006 Smith Joins Colleagues in Urging Passage of Holly's Law
Jan. 5, 2006 Smith Hails Signing of Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization
Oct. 7, 2005 India's Unfinished Agenda: Equality and Justice for 200 Million Victims of the Caste System
Sept. 21, 2005 Supporting Gold Star Mothers Day
Aug. 17, 2005 Smith Concludes Successful Trip to Ethiopia, Heads to Sudan
Aug. 16, 2005 CDC Investigation a Sad Reminder that RU-486 Continues to Endanger Women
July 21, 2005 RU-486 Kills Women
July 19, 2005 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007 - 2
July 11, 2005 Commending the State of Kuwait for Granting Women Certain Important Political Rights
June 16, 2005 Congress Rebukes United Nations Population Fund for Complicity in China's Coercive Population Control Program
June 16, 2005 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
May 26, 2005 Examining Efforts to Eradicate Human Trafficking
April 26, 2005 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding the Two-Year Anniversary of the Human Rights Crackdown in Cuba
March 16, 2005 Expressing Concern Regarding Violation of Human Rights by Syria
March 15, 2005 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief, 2005
March 10, 2005 RU-486: Baby Poison that Also Kills Women
March 8, 2005 United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo: A Case for Peacekeeping Reform
March 2, 2005 The 1995 Bejing Platform of Action Contains No Right to Abortion
Jan. 25, 2005 Abortion Clinics: Not Only Killing Mills But Toture Centers as Well
Sept. 23, 2004 Hearing of the House International Relations Committee - United States Security Policy in Afghanistan on the Eve of National Elections
March 2, 2004 Urging Introduction of Resolution Calling on China to End its Human Rights Violations
Jan. 22, 2004 Silent No More
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