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  1. FEMA rethinking ban on disaster aid to church buildingsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 16 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... to say, 'Tough luck, we're not going to help you put your own facility back together' is wrong," said Rep. Christopher Smith, a New Jersey Republican sponsoring the bill that would change the policy. "I really can't see anything more core and more ...

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  2. Frelinghuysen Votes Against GOP Tax BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | My Verona NJ

    ... Democrats and 13 Republicans. In addition to Frelinghuysen, New Jersey Republicans Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ2), Christopher Smith (R-NJ4) and Leonard Lance (R-NJ7) all voted No. Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-NJ3) was the only New Jersey Republican to vote in ...

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  3. House Approves GOP Tax OverhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Roll Call

    New York GOP Reps. John J. Faso, Dan Donovan, Lee Zeldin and Peter T. King explain their opposition to the GOP tax overhaul bill.

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  4. U.S. senator slams DEA for barring its chief judge from appearing on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The Washington Post

    ... to a law that curbed the Drug Enforcement Agency's enforcement powers against the opioid industry. (Christopher Smith/for The Washington Post) A high-ranking U.S. senator Thursday accused the Drug Enforcement Administration of silencing its chief ...

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  5. House tax plan faces bipartisan backlash over repeal of development incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Washington Post

    ... get off the ground, he said. "These 190 units would not be here but for the 4-percent tax credit," said W. Christopher Smith, chairman and

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  6. Rep. Smith Speaks at Preview of Exhibit Commemorating Genocide Victims, SurvivorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Groong

    Targeted News Service November 14, 2017 Tuesday 5:04 AM EST Rep. Smith Speaks at Preview of Exhibit Commemorating Genocide Victims, Survivors MONMOUTH COUNTY, N.J. Rep. Chris Smith, R-N.J., issued the following news release: Congressman Chris Smith spoke on Sunday at the preview and ribbon cutting of a new exhibit commemorating the victims and survivors of three different genocides, at the Center for Holocaust, Human Rights & Genocide Education . The exhibit, "Journeys Beyond Genocide: The Human Experience," is housed on the campus of Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, NJ.

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  7. Congressman cites two good reasons to call it quitsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | The Bandera County Courier

    Earlier this year, Rep. Lamar Smith visited the nonprofit organization Honor Veterans Now, dedicated to providing veterans with hot meals. HVN is located in Fredericksburg.

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  8. FEMA rethinking ban on disaster aid to church buildingsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... to say, 'Tough luck, we're not going to help you put your own facility back together' is wrong," said Rep. Christopher Smith, a New Jersey Republican sponsoring the bill that would change the policy. "I really can't see anything more core and more ...

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  9. Lawmakers Launch Bipartisan Victims of Communism CaucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Townhall

    A bipartisan group of lawmakers announced the launch of the Victims of Communism Caucus Tuesday. Reps Marcy Kaptur , Dan Lipinski , Dennis Ross , and Chris Smith founded the group which will be "dedicated to raising awareness of how communism victimized and enslaved many millions of people in the past and how its tyranny in the five existing Communist countries and its legacy in the post-Soviet sphere shapes international relations today."

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  10. Nurse Advocates for Conscience Rights Bill: 'I Still Have Nightmares' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Townhall

    Washington, D.C. - Cathy DeCarlo, formerly a nurse at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, told her story on Capitol Hill Wednesday of being forced to choose between assisting with an abortion or losing her job. DeCarlo and other nurses who had similar experiences gathered with lawmakers to advocate for the Conscience Protection Act that would forbid discrimination against a health care provider "based on the provider's refusal to be involved in, or provide coverage for, abortion."

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  11. ABC, NBC, CBS Confronted with 'Alarming' Proof of Bias by House Media Fairness CaucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Cybercast News Service

    The Media Research Center-documented "depth of bias" by broadcast networks is putting the nation's very democracy at risk, the leaders of the House Media Fairness Caucus said in letters to the presidents of ABC, CBS and NBC News Thursday, rebuking their lack of coverage of the Russian Uranium One scandal. In their letter, Caucus co-chairmen Reps.

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  12. FEMA ban on disaster aid to church buildings reconsideredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... to say, 'Tough luck, we're not going to help you put your own facility back together' is wrong," said Rep. Christopher Smith, a New Jersey Republican sponsoring the bill that would change the policy. "I really can't see anything more core and more ...

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  13. FEMA Reconsiders Ban On Relief Aid To ChurchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | The Daily Caller

    ... 'Tough luck, we're not going to help you put your own facility back together' is wrong," New Jersey Rep. Christopher Smith, the bill's sponsor, told AP. Some organizations, like Americans United for Separation of Church and State (AUSCS), voiced ...

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  14. FEMA reconsiders ban on disaster aid for churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | NOLA.com

    ... to say, 'Tough luck, we're not going to help you put your own facility back together' is wrong," said Rep. Christopher Smith, a New Jersey Republican sponsoring the bill that would change the policy. "I really can't see anything more core and more ...

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  15. The Capitol is seen in overcast skies as the 115th Congress convenes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 5 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Smith, R-San Antonio, announced plans to retire at the end of his term Thursday. Smith, who was first elected in 1987, cited a desire to pass the torch on to the next generation and spend more time with his grandchildren as reasons for his retirement.

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  16. Congressman Lamar Smith, R-San AntonioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | KXAN-TV Austin

    After 30 years representing Texas in the U.S. House, Congressman Lamar Smith, R-San Antonio, announced Thursday he is retiring at the end of his term . Congressman Smith has been the chairman of the powerful Science, Space, and Technology Committee for several years.

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  17. CSX Pulls Support for Howard Street Tunnel RenovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Transport Topics

    ... justifies the level of investment required from CSX and our public partners at this time," CSX spokesman Christopher Smith said. "Intermodal is an important part of CSX's business and we are committed to supporting the freight rail needs of our ...

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  18. Congressman Smith becomes new fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | KOTA Television

    The Nebraska Republican and his wife, Andrea, announced the birth of their son, Ezekiel Stephen Smith, on Friday afternoon. It is the couple's first child.

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  19. Florida Senator Dana Young Re-introduces Bipartisan Legislation Banning Steroids in Dog RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | Capital Soup

    Republican and democrat lawmakers are joining forces to protect racing greyhounds from the use of harmful anabolic steroids. Senator Dana Young and Representative Carlos Guillermo Smith announced the filing of SB 674 and HB 463 which bans the use of the drugs.

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  20. Business forced to close after pro-Trump Facebook postRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Rome News

    ... political beliefs "into a business forum." The statement, sent to the Star and signed by Cup It Up owners Christopher Smith and Jay Warren, came after the pair was criticized for a Facebook post on Friday that laid out their political beliefs. Among ...

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