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Chris Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
June 6, 2014 Remembering D-Day
June 1, 2012 Happy 25th Birthday to GI Bill
Sept. 9, 2011 Commemoration of the Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising
Dec. 22, 2010 Empty Chair In Oslo for Liu Xiabo
July 27, 2009 Remembering The Fall Of Zepa
June 12, 2009 Denouncing The Murderous Attack On The Holocaust Memorial Museum
May 6, 2009 Honoring Jack Kemp
July 18, 2008 Olympic Countdown
July 1, 2008 Smith in China on Major Human Rights Appeal in Run-up to Olympics
June 26, 2008 Smith Speaks Out Against Unchecked Oil Speculation at Capitol Hill Press Conference
June 18, 2008 Condemning Restrictions on Freedom of the Press and Widespread Presence of Anti-Semitic Material in Arab Media and Press
April 4, 2008 Politicker NJ - "Smith Calls for Olympics Boycott"
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
Nov. 13, 2007 Support for the Museum of the History of Polish Jews Act of 2007
Oct. 24, 2007 House Passes New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route Reauthorization
Oct. 3, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Europe of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - America's Role in Addressing Outstanding Holocaust Issues
Sept. 18, 2007 Letter to H.E. Dr. Kinga Göncz, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs
Sept. 17, 2007 Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of Malaysia's Independence
July 12, 2007 On The 12th Anniversary of the Srebrenica Genocide
May 26, 2007 Smith Speaks Out Against Unchecked Oil Speculation at Capitol Hill Press Conference
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Jan. 30, 2007 Remembering The 50th Anniversary Of The Hungarian Uprising
Jan. 23, 2007 House Committee Approves Finucane Resolution
Dec. 8, 2006 Southeastern Europe: Moving From Ethnic Cleansing And Genocide To Euro-Atlantic
Sept. 25, 2006 Calling On The President To Take Immediate Steps To Help Improve The Security Situation In Darfur, Sudan
Sept. 25, 2006 Urging The President To Appoint A Presidential Special Envoy For Sudan
Aug. 22, 2006 Smith Praises Benefits of Manasquan Inlet
July 26, 2006 Smith Calls for Special Envoy for Sudan
July 25, 2006 Smith-Payne Bill Eliminates Evacuation Fees for Americans Fleeing Crisis Abroad
June 9, 2006 Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2007
May 2, 2006 LoBiondo Leads Congressional Delegation in Efforts to Protect Atlantic City's "Boardwalk" from Monopoly Redesign
April 27, 2006 On the Armenian Genocide
April 27, 2006 The Endangered Children of Northern Uganda
April 5, 2006 Darfur Peace and Accountability Act of 2006
March 29, 2006 The 2005 Ethiopian Election
March 29, 2006 The Northern Ireland Peace Process: Policing Advances and Remaining Challenges
March 28, 2006 Smith Urges Action After Charles Taylor's Escape
Feb. 1, 2006 Remembering the Holocaust While Fighting Anti-Semitism
Dec. 16, 2005 Smith's Department of State Bill to Become Law
Dec. 14, 2005 Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2005
Dec. 14, 2005 Recommending Integration of Croatia into NATO
Oct. 28, 2005 Testimony on Human Rights in Central Asia
Oct. 28, 2005 The Renewed Judicial Assualt on Mikhail Trepashkin
Sept. 6, 2005 Calling Upon the President to Issue a Proclamation Recognizing the 30th Anniversary of the Helsinki Final Act
July 18, 2005 Recognizing the 25th Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement in Poland
June 27, 2005 Expressing the Sense of the House Regarding the Massacre at Srebrenica in July 1995
May 5, 2005 Ethiopia and Eritrea: Promoting Stability, Democracy and Human Rights
May 3, 2005 Calling on Government of Nigeria to Transfer Charles Ghankay Taylor to Special Court for Sierra Leone
May 3, 2005 Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of Victory in Europe (V-E) Day During World War II
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