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Marco Rubio, Florida Congressmen Honored for Defending International Religious Freedom

On 21Wilberforce’s International Religious Freedom Congressional Scorecard, which was released last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., garnered the highest score in the U.S. Senate while U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman, D-Ill., earned the top score in the U.S. House over then past two years. 

Marco Rubio, Patrick Leahy Praise State Department for Tibet Language in Human Rights Report

Rubio, who sits on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, was the author of the “Tibetan Policy and Support Act." Leahy is the chairman of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee and is the president pro tempore of the U.S. Senate. 

Marco Rubio, South Florida Representatives Take Aim at Venezuela’s National Electoral Council

Maduro named the new members of the CNE this week in a move to help establish a better relationship with the Biden administration. 

Marco Rubio, Patrick Leahy Urge State Department to Do More to Promote Democracy in...

Rubio is a member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Leahy is the chairman of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee and is the president pro tempore of the U.S. Senate. 

Rick Scott Backs Marsha Blackburn’s Proposal to Stop Nuclear Deal With Iran

Other backers of Blackburn’s proposal include U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz, R-Texas., Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, and Mike Lee, R-Utah.
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Marco Rubio, Michael Waltz Want Feds to Examine, Accelerate Haitian Relief Programs

Cardin introduced the “Haiti Development, Accountability and Institutional Transparency Initiative Act” on Tuesday with Rubio as a co-sponsor. Jeffries brought out the bill in the U.S. House on Tuesday with Waltz as a co-sponsor.

Marco Rubio Backs Ted Deutch’s, Mario Diaz-Balart’s Uyghur Human Rights Protection Act

Last month, two members of the Florida delegation brought out the bill “to provide Priority 2 refugee status for ethnic Uyghurs and others who are suffering from arbitrary arrest, mass detention, and political and religious persecution by the Chinese government” and which “expedites their ability to apply for refugee status and asylum in the United States.”

Marco Rubio: Time for U.S. to Push for More Democratic Reforms in Nicaragua

Rubio threw his support behind U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez’s, D-NJ, proposal “to strategically align the United States’ diplomatic tools, including targeted sanctions, to advance democratic elections in Nicaragua in November 2021.”

Senate Committee Passes Marco Rubio’s Resolution Condemning Maduro’s Legislative Elections

Rubio’s resolution also recognizes “Interim President Juan Guaidó as Venezuela’s leader in the absence of a democratically elected president in the nation and reiterates the lack of legitimacy of the Maduro regime’s National Constituent Assembly.”

Marco Rubio, Chris Coons Offer Resolution Calling for International Investigation of China’s Treatment of...

Other backs of the resolution include U.S. Sens. Bill Hagerty, R-Tenn., Tim Kaine, D-Va., Ed Markey, D-Mass., and Mitt Romney, R-Utah.

Marco Rubio, Bob Menendez Offer Resolution Honoring Bay of Pigs Veterans

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., introduced a resolution honoring Assault Brigade 2506 which took on the Castro regime.

Marco Rubio, Bob Menendez Want Biden Administration to Re-designate Haiti for TPS

In their letter, the senators cite the importance of reinstating protection to eligible Haitians in the United States that are unable to return safely to their homeland due to a compounding set of devastation from national disasters, political unrest, and extraordinary conditions facing the island.