Category: Chris Smith

Smith’s new legislation will fight human trafficking in the hotel industry

By Art Gallagher _ Legislation introduced by Congressman Chris Smith on Thursday will require that U.S. government travel business be prioritized to hotels that have strong anti-human trafficking policies in place. “U.S. government travelers should be staying at hotels that are Read More

Surprise! The N.J. congressman doing the most for women is a male Republican.

By Matt Rooney _ What makes someone “pro-woman” or anti-woman, exactly? Don’t ask me, Save Jerseyans. I’m not a high priest of the church of political correctness who’s well-versed in the Democrat Party’s identity politics. What I do know: President Read More

Smith votes to fund Homeland Security without border wall funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. — New Jersey’s last Republican Congressman voted with his Democrat colleagues on Thursday afternoon. Chris Smith (R, NJ-04), who also happens to be one of the House’s longest-serving members, voted with the new Democrat majority including New Jersey’s Read More

Vietnam Vet’s Medals Lost To Sandy Replaced On Storm’s Sixth Anniversary

By Art Gallagher _ Bernard and Linda Ebner lost their Union Beach home of 47 years and most of their possessions to twelve feet of water during Superstorm Sandy six years ago this week. Among those possession were the medals Read More

NJ-04 VIDEO: Welle was taped saying Chris Smith lacks empathy for our troops. Now he denies it.

By The Staff _ Josh Welle (D, NJ-04) accused Congressman Chris Smith (R, NJ-04) of having no empathy for America’s veterans and their families. Then he denied it. It’s one of the more blatant flip-flops we’ve seen this cycle, Save Read More

UPDATED: New recording proves Chris Smith didn’t say orphanages are “better than gay adoption”

By The Staff _ Update:  We now have some much-needed context to this story. MoreMonmouthMusings, which covers the Shore-reaches of Smith’s district, has now posted full video from the event referenced by The Blade. At one point, prior in time Read More