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Marc Ang: Americans’ Reactions to Winter Olympics’ Defectors to China Are Appropriate

Many people forget that the Olympics is a time for patriotism and national pride in a safe context of sporting events. The best athletes in the world compete under their national flag, hoping to...

Marco Rubio, Chris Smith Want Beijing Olympics Postponed and Chinese Team Prohibited From Participating

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Chris Smith, R-NJ, the top Republicans on the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC), sent a letter to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) reiterating their appeal to...

Rick Scott Calls on Joe Biden to Support Moving 2022 Winter Olympics Out of...

Last week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., sent a letter to President Joe Biden ahead of the 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing. In his letter, Scott again demanded that the president join his call to...

Michael Waltz Wants U.S. to Boycott the 2022 Olympics Unless Held in Another Country...

Pointing to the Chinese regime’s efforts to crack down on democracy in Hong Kong and against the Uighurs and other Muslim populations in the Xinjiang province, Waltz weighed in on the resolution.

Marco Rubio: Why did McKinsey Tell Employees Not to Back Protests Supporting Alexei Navalny...

On Sunday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., sent a letter to McKinsey & Company’s Global Managing Partner Kevin Sneader after the company’s Moscow office told its employees they could not participate in peaceful protests supporting Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

Rick Scott: If Olympic Committee Can Ban Russia for Doping, It Can Move Winter...

For more than a year, Scott has been calling on the Committee to urge China to stop violating human rights or find a new home for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
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Marco Rubio Backs Susan Collins’ Bill to Help Federal Employees Suffering From ‘Havana Syndrome’

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, introduced the proposal with Rubio and eight other senators as cosponsors. 

Marco Rubio, Mark Warner: the Chinese Communist Party Will Stop at Nothing to Exert...

Rubio is the acting chairman of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence while Warner is the vice-chairman of it.

Marco Rubio Wants More Oversight, Transparency from Sister City Partnerships With China

Rubio, R-Fla., championed U.S. Sen. Marsha Blackburn's, R-Tenn., “Sister City Transparency Act" introduced on Monday to have the federal government asses the espionage risks of the partnerships and pursue more transparency.

Rick Scott Wants a Meeting With IOC to Talk About 2022 Olympics in China

For almost a year, Scott has been urging the IOC to reconsider its decision to host the 2022 Winter Olympics in Communist China as General Secretary Xi Jinping commits genocide against the Uyghurs in Xinjiang and restricts the human rights of Hong Kongers.

Marco Rubio Backs Donald Trump on South China Sea Policy

Beijing has continually sought to extend its dominance over the region, including setting up an air defense zone in the sea and putting up several structures with war-making capabilities on an archipelago in the South China Sea.

Marco Rubio, Rick Scott Call on International Olympic Committee to Push China on Human...

Florida’s two U.S. senators--Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--joined a letter from other senators urging the International Olympic Committee to implement Olympic Agenda 2020 and the corresponding Host City Contract in time for the...