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Ted Deutch, Ted Lieu Call on Antony Blinken to Back Stable Political Transition in...

Deutch leads the U.S. House Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee. A half dozen other members of Congress signed the letter including U.S. Rep. Gregory Meeks, D-NY, who leads the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee, and U.S. Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-NJ.

Gus Bilirakis: Time to Boot China Off the UN Security Council

Last week, U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., introduced a resolution “urging the United Nations to take necessary and appropriate procedural actions to remove the People’s Republic of China (PRC) from the UN Security Council," insisting that such an action is “long overdue given the PRC’s horrible record on human rights and continued bad acts on the world stage.”

Rick Scott: With Maduro Scheduled to Speak to Human Rights Council, Time to Freeze...

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., weighed in on Monday as the UN Human Rights Council gets ready to kick off its regular session in Geneva.

Florida’s Senators Oppose Biden Administration’s Push to Rejoin UN Human Rights Council

U.S. Sec. of State Henry Blinken weighed in on Monday on why the administration wanted the U.S. to rejoin the council.

Marco Rubio Wants UN to Have Independent Review of How WHO Responded to Coronavirus

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., joined more than 10 other Republican senators last week in sending a letter to the Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) António Guterres requesting that the UN convene an independent panel of experts to conduct a review of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) response to the COVID-19 global pandemic.