Tag: Marsha Blackburn

Sen. Blackburn Praises Legislation Mandating Schools Teach Perils of Communism

At a time when polling reveals that more and more young adults, who never lived under communist regimes, are showing favorable opinions of socialism, leaders like Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis are trying to stop this trend, by requiring that the history of communism be taught in schools. Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) praised DeSantis for signing…


GOP Senators Introduce Legislation Sanctioning Beijing Over Obstruction of COVID-19 Origins Investigation

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), along with 15 other Republican senators, has introduced a bill that would authorize sanctions and other restrictions on Chinese officials and scientists unless Beijing allows for a “credible and comprehensive international investigation” into the origins of COVID-19 at suspected labs in China. “For two years, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has…


81 Percent of Americans Are Concerned About Chinese Influence in US: Poll

A vast majority of Americans across the political spectrum are worried about the Chinese regime’s influence in the United States, according to a national poll. Eighty-one percent of respondents to a Convention of States Action and Trafalgar Group poll said they were concerned, somewhat concerned, or very concerned about Beijing’s influence over U.S. government, media,…


Defending U.S. Freedoms and National Security–Sen. Blackburn, Rep. Brooks, Gordon Chang, Ken Paxton

With China threatening to ‘crack the heads’ of its enemies, a recent Russian cyber-attack on a U.S. pipeline, and terrorist activity rife in the Middle East, is learning critical race theory really the highest priority for U.S. troops? Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) doesn’t think so. For this CPAC Texas 2021 special, I interview Rep. Mo…


China Regime’s Tough Talk Against US Is to Mask Its Fragility: Sen. Marsha Blackburn (CPAC-Texas)

“The Chinese would push as far as they can to steal your intellectual property until you slap their hands, and you call them out on it,” Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) said of her past encounters with the Chinese regime. This tendency to violate and exploit unceasingly until its hand gets slapped is reflected in the…


Senators Introduce Bill To Protect US Colleges From CCP Influence

A group of Republican senators on Thursday introduced new legislation that would require U.S. colleges to disclose their financial ties with the CCP.


Sen. Blackburn Introduces Legislation to Reinstate Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy

Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) introduced legislation seeking to reinstate former President Donald Trump’s Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) policy to curb the recent surge of illegal immigrants at the border. The bill named, “Make the Migrant Protection Protocols Mandatory Act,” would require migrants who cross the southern border without proper documentation to remain in Mexico until their…


The Nation Speaks (April 24): Election Reform Battle Lines; Racism Reality vs Perception; Pandemic’s Unexpected Impacts

Conservatives Confront Corporate Activism Georgia’s new election reforms were meant to address the long list of problems that plagued the 2020 election, particularly those caused by the sudden spike in absentee voting. The legislation immediately sparked protests from Democrats, then corporate America, calling it racist and an attempt at voter suppression. Most-criticized is the provision…


Leading GOP Senators: Court-Packing Proposal Would ‘Destroy Judicial Independence’

Leading Republican Sens. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), Ted Cruz (R-Texas), and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Thursday held a press conference expressing their opposition to the Democrat proposal to expand the Supreme Court from 9 to 13 seats. The three senators compared the Democrat-led effort as a push to “rig” the Supreme Court that would ultimately “destroy…


Republican Lawmakers Push for Scrutiny of US Sister City Relationships With China

A group of Republican lawmakers is seeking to lift the veil on more than 100 sister city agreements between the United States and China. The partnerships, they say, are vehicles through which the Chinese regime expands its influence in local communities across America. There are 157 such sister city agreements with China in the United…