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Marco Rubio Gets Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act to the Senate Floor

“This bipartisan bill will ensure that goods made with Uyghur forced labor in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) do not enter the United States. Earlier this year, the State Department issued a determination that the Chinese Communist Party is committing crimes against humanity and genocide against Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang,” Rubio’s office noted.
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Marco Rubio: If Biden Wants a Nuclear Deal With Iran, He Needs to Send...

Rubio paired up with U.S. Sens. John Barrasso, R-Wy., Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., and Jim Risch, R-Idaho, on an amendment which “would ensure the proper constitutional check by requiring that the President submit to Congress any renewed nuclear deal with Iran as a treaty" and “reaffirms the Senate’s role of advice and consent, as well as prevents waiving, suspending, reducing or limiting the application of sanctions before the Senate has concurred.” Johnson took the lead in filing the amendment. 

Marco Rubio Supports Resolution Reaffirming Political and Economic Ties With Ecuador

The resolution is also being backed by U.S. Sens. Ben Cardin, D-Mary., Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Tim Kaine, D-Va., and Jim Risch, R-Idaho.

Marco Rubio Brings Back the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act

“This bipartisan bill will ensure that goods made with Uyghur forced labor in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) do not enter the United States. Earlier this year, the State Department issued a determination that the Chinese Communist Party is committing crimes against humanity and genocide against Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang,” Rubio’s office noted. 

Marco Rubio Backs Effort to Increase Capital for the Inter-American Development Bank

U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-NJ, introduced the bill on Thursday and Rubio’s office spelled out some of the details of the legislation and why the Florida Republican was backing it. 

Marco Rubio Calls Out Saudi Arabia for Holding Women as Political Prisoners

Rubio joined U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-NJ, the top Democrat on the committee, in a letter to the Saudi ambassador to the U.S. on the matter. 

Marco Rubio: Guyana President David Granger Needs to Step Down Following Election Results

Rubio, U.S. Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, who chairs the Foreign Relations Committee, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-NJ, the ranking Democrat on the committee, and U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Mary., teamed up on the statement calling on Guyana President David Granger to accept the results of the election and step down.
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Marco Rubio: Time to Review American Aid to Multilateral Organizations

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., joined other Republicans in the U.S. Senate to back a proposal reviewing America’s role in international agencies.

Marco Rubio, Bob Menendez Urge Mike Pompeo to Warn About Cuba’s Forced Labor Scheme

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-NJ, both of whom serves on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, sent a letter to U.S. Sec. of State Mike Pompeo expressing their growing concern about the Cuban regime’s forced labor scheme impacting doctors and other medical personnel.
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Marco Rubio Tries to Speed Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act Through Senate

Rubio first unveiled the proposal, which “would renew the United States’ historical commitment to freedom and democracy in Hong Kong at a time when its autonomy is increasingly under assault,” in November 2016 and brought it back twice since then.
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