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At the end of last week, Scott showcased a recent letter to the Wall Street Journal in which he reiterated his call to move the Olympics out of human rights concerns.
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.
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.
IOC President Thomas Bach said “boycotts and discrimination because of political background or nationality are once again a real danger” and bemoaned “the growing misuse of sport for political purposes.”
Florida’s two Republicans in the U.S. Senate--Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--are backing a resolution urging the International Olympic Committee (IOC) move the 2022 Winter Olympics out of China unless the communist regime changes its human rights policy.
U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., is continuing his efforts to make sure China does not host the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Last week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., sent a letter to Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympics Committee, urging the committee to reconsider its decision to host the 2022 Winter Olympics in China.