Category: Chris Smith

Congressman Chris Smith raises over $235K in the first quarter

By Art Gallagher _ New Jersey’s only Republican representative in Washington posted a strong fundraising result for the first quarter of the 2020 election cycle. Congressman Chris Smith raised $236,494 in the quarter and has $212,194 cash on hand, New Jersey Globe reports. _ Read More

Chris Smith celebrates pro-life ‘Unplanned’ film on the House floor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The pro-life film ‘Unplanned’ was a positive box office surprise over the weekend.  Last week, New Jersey’s last Republican Congressman Chris Smith (NJ-04) — a long-time stalwart of the pro-life movement — shared his thoughts after having Read More

Rep. Smith: Trump’s vindication is good for USA, bad for Russia conspiracy theorists’ credibility

WASHINGTON, D.C. – New Jersey’s sole remaining Republican member of Congress says the Mueller report’s conclusions are unambiguously good news for Americans. As for those who insisted that there was ‘collusion’ with Russia? _ “After almost two years of vigorous Read More

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