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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
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
Nov. 7, 2005 Congressman Smith Urges Inclusion of McCain Amendment in Defense Appropriations Bill
Nov. 3, 2005 Smith Votes for Individual Freedom, House Passes Private Property Rights Protection Act
Nov. 3, 2005 Smith Criticizes Ethiopian Government for Violent Response to Protesters
Nov. 1, 2005 Smith Hearing Focuses on Crisis in Sudan as First Vice-President Visits United States
Oct. 28, 2005 The Renewed Judicial Assualt on Mikhail Trepashkin
Oct. 28, 2005 Testimony on Human Rights in Central Asia
Oct. 27, 2005 Smith Votes to Block BRAC Plan to Close Fort Monmouth
Oct. 22, 2005 Congressman Christopher Smith Calls U.N. Report Implicating Syria in Assassination "Extremely Troubling", Will Meet with Amb. John Bolton,Secretary...
Oct. 20, 2005 Announcing Premier of "Human Trafficking" on Lifetime TV Network
Oct. 7, 2005 India's Unfinished Agenda: Equality and Justice for 200 Million Victims of the Caste System
Oct. 7, 2005 Smith's Trafficking Bill Passes Committee, Full House Vote to Follow
Oct. 3, 2005 National Spina Bifida Awareness Month
Sept. 28, 2005 House Human Rights Chairman Smith: "Amb. Bolton Right Man, Right Place, Right Time"
Sept. 27, 2005 Resolution Introduction Statement
Sept. 26, 2005 Rep. Chris Smith's Statement on IRA Disarmament
Sept. 22, 2005 Smith Disappointed with White House Failure to Sanction Allies for Trafficking Violations
Sept. 21, 2005 Supporting Gold Star Mothers Day
Sept. 20, 2005 Implementing the Microenterprise Results and Accountability Act of 2004
Sept. 19, 2005 Smith Commends Decision to Redirect United Nations Population Fund Dollars
Sept. 15, 2005 Smith Statement on Presidential Endorsement of BRAC Closure Recommendations
Sept. 14, 2005 Smith Lauds Passage of Children's Safety Act of 2005
Sept. 14, 2005 Smith Condemns Court Decision on Pledge of Allegiance
Sept. 14, 2005 Stem Cells of Hope, Not Hype, are Curing People
Sept. 6, 2005 Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of V-J Day and the End of World War II in the Pacific
Sept. 6, 2005 Smith Leads House in Commemorating 30th Anniversary of the Helsinki Final Act
Sept. 6, 2005 Calling Upon the President to Issue a Proclamation Recognizing the 30th Anniversary of the Helsinki Final Act
Sept. 2, 2005 Hurricane Katrina
Sept. 2, 2005 Smith Promises Federal Help to Katrina Victims
Aug. 31, 2005 Smith Offers Condolences to Hurricane Victims, Welcomes Opening of Strategic Petroleum Reserve
Aug. 26, 2005 Smith Reacts to FDA Decision on Morning-After Pill
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
Aug. 11, 2005 Smith to Focus on Human Rights on Visit to Sudan and Ethiopia
Aug. 5, 2005 Job Growth Strong: Smith Hails July Jobs Report
Aug. 4, 2005 Smith Highlights Rapid Advances in Adult Stem Cell Research
Aug. 2, 2005 Smith Urges Calm in Sudan Following Garang Tragedy
July 28, 2005 Smith Hopeful Following Irish Republican Army Policy Statement
July 26, 2005 Smith: Association Health Plan Legislation Helps Uninsured Families Gain Access to Healthcare
July 22, 2005 Smith Hails Drop in Jobless Claims
July 21, 2005 RU-486 Kills Women
July 20, 2005 Smith's Foreign Relations Act Overwhelmingly Passed by House
July 20, 2005 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007
July 19, 2005 Smith Brings Foreign Relations Authorization Act to House Floor
July 19, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2601, Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007
July 19, 2005 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007 - 1
July 19, 2005 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007 - 2
July 18, 2005 Calling for Free and Fair Parliamentary Elections in the Republic of Azerbaijan
July 18, 2005 Recognizing the 25th Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement in Poland
July 11, 2005 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of a National Weekend of Prayer and Reflection for Darfur, Sudan
July 11, 2005 Condemning Democratic People's Republic of Korea for Abduction and Continued Captivity of Citizens of the Republic of Korea and Japan
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