U.S. Sen. Mike Lee introduced the bill on Wednesday with the support of Rubio and fellow Republican U.S. Sens. Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee, Ted Cruz of Texas and Josh Hawley of Missouri.
At the end of last week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., sent a letter to German Chancellor Angela Merkel urging her to join efforts to move the 2022 Olympic Games out of Communist China and to a nation that respects human rights.
The Guardian ad Litem Program represents abused, abandoned and neglected children in the state’s dependency courts. It does this with three-person teams, consisting of an attorney, a social worker and a volunteer. The Program has more than 10,000 volunteers statewide – and the Arians Family Foundation has long supported their efforts.
Scott urged President Joe Biden to help move the Olympic games, noting that the White House had no problem with Major League Baseball (MLB) moving the All Star Game out of Georgia due to its opposition of the state’s new voting law.
Noting MLB has no problem conducting business as usual with nations that prohibit democratic elections, like China and Cuba, as well as its partnership with Tencent, a company that facilitates the persecution of dissidents in China, Rubio accused Manfred of engaging in nothing more than woke corporate virtue signaling.
Scott has made similar requests of President Joe Biden, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
On Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., sent a letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urging him to join efforts in his country and around the world to move the 2022 Olympic Games out of Communist China and to a nation that respects human rights.