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Chris Smith's Public Statements

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
June 12, 2014 Ongoing Struggle Against Boko Haram
June 12, 2014 Terrorist Activity
June 8, 2014 Smith in Nigeria on Human Rights Trip
June 6, 2014 Remembering D-Day
June 4, 2014 Washington Examiner - Bill Angles to Address Sex Trafficking's Relationship to Prostitution
June 3, 2014 Letter to Kenneth Mizrach, Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System- Demanding Answers About VA Facilities that Treat NJ Vets
June 2, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote
May 31, 2014 Smith Comments on Announcement of VA Secretary's Resignation
May 30, 2014 Syrian War Crimes Tribunal Bill OK'ed by Key House Committee
May 28, 2014 International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 Amendment
May 28, 2014 Smith's Autism Bill Passes House Panel
May 28, 2014 Smith's China Resolution Passes House
May 28, 2014 Urging China to Respect the Freedom of Assembly, Expression, and Religion and All Fundamental Human Rights and the Rule of Law
May 28, 2014 Venezuelan Human Rights and Democracy Protection Act
May 21, 2014 Cong. Smith Votes for VA Accountability
May 20, 2014 International Megan's Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking
May 20, 2014 Condemning the Abduction of Female Students by Boko Haram
May 20, 2014 Int'l Megan's Law Passed by House
May 20, 2014 Latest Threats to Religious Freedoms Around the World Topic of House Human Rights Hearing May 22
May 15, 2014 Smith Condemns Death Sentence of Sudan Woman for Her Faith
May 12, 2014 Smith Introduces the Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2014
May 9, 2014 Smith's International Megan's Law Clears Major Committee Hurdle
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Departing of Housing and Urban Development -- Diversion of Sandy Funds
May 8, 2014 Members of Congress Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning the Abduction of School Girls in Nigeria
May 8, 2014 Establishing Select Committee on Benghazi
May 8, 2014 HUD Secretary Meets with Smith, N.J. Delegation on Concerns of Homeowners Victimized by Sandy
May 7, 2014 Electrify Africa Act of 2014
May 6, 2014 Smith Urges Nigerian & U.S. Gov'ts to Step Up the Fight Against the Terror Group Boko Haram
May 5, 2014 Pallone and New Jersey Congressional Delegation Members Call on EPA to Restore Coastal Helicopter Monitoring
May 2, 2014 Smith Introduces the PACE Pilot Act
May 1, 2014 Crisis in the Central African Republic
April 23, 2014 Army Corps of Engineers Completes Project to Restore Beaches from Manasquan to Belmar
April 19, 2014 Trenton Firefighters Gather to Thank Smith for Grants that Protected Jobs
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 11, 2014 Smith Helps Break Ground on Huge New Hangar @ Joint Base MDL
April 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and Michael Boots, Acting Chair of Council on Environmental Quality - Hurricane Sandy Disaster Recovery in New Jersey
April 7, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, United States House of Representatives - Extension of Emergency Unemployment Benefits
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Smith, Fattah Announce Bipartisan Bill to Boost Alzheimer's Research and Int'l Action Plan
April 3, 2014 Save American Workers Act of 2014
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 1, 2014 Houses Passes Bills to Support Ukraine
April 1, 2014 Marking World Autism Day, April as Autism Awareness Month
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 28, 2014 The First One Thousand Days
March 27, 2014 Ukraine Support Act
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 27, 2014 Autism Prevalence Worsens: 1 in 68 Children Suffer in U.S.
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 25, 2014 Chairman Smith on The First One Thousand Days: Development Aid Programs to Bolster Health and Nutrition
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