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Senators condemn Chinese 'genocide' against Uyghurs

A bipartisan group of senators introduced a resolution on Monday to declare China’s actions against the Uyghur population as genocide.   Read more

Chinese President Xi Jinping.

China sanctions U.S. religious freedom ambassador over Uyghurs

Chinese sanctions against Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback, Sen. Ted Cruz , Sen. Marco Rubio, and Rep. Chris... Read more

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Senators demand investigation into Planned Parenthood PPP loans

Planned Parenthood affiliates reportedly received $80 million in emergency coronavirus loans, despite congressional regulations that were intended to disqualify them.  Read more

Sen. Marco Rubio.

Senate approves Uyghur human rights bill

The Senate approved a bill on Thursday to sanction Chinese leaders complicit in the persecution of Uyghur Muslims.  Read more

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL).

Sen. Rubio: Post-coronavirus world needs economy for the common good

When the coronavirus epidemic passes, Americans can’t simply return to their old habits, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio has said.  Read more

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Chinese forced labor is in US supply chain, Congressional report finds

Political, ethnic and religious prisoners are being used as forced labor in China, making goods that end up in U.S.... Read more

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Senate fails to pass two pro-life bills on same day

The Senate on Tuesday failed to pass two pro-life bills to protect unborn babies who can feel pain, and babies... Read more

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido (C) waves as he is acknowledged by Donald Trump during his State of the Union address Washington, DC, Feb. 4, 2020.

Venezuela tops foreign policy agenda in State of the Union

Juan Guaidó, leader of Venezuela’s National Assembly and recognized by the U.S. as the interim president of the Bolivarian Republic... Read more

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Congressional leaders raise plight of US pastors in Chinese prisons

More than a dozen members of Congress have asked President Trump to press for the release of U.S. pastors imprisoned... Read more

Sen. Marco Rubio.

Rubio blasts 'blatant violations of human rights' in Tibet

The Chinese Government have announced that, as of May 1, new policies to “strengthen ethnic unity” will go into effect... Read more

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White House summit on family leave follows new House bill

The White House hosted a summit on paid leave Thursday, hours after the House passed a bill with 12 weeks... Read more

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Congress advances bill condemning China ‘re-education’ camps

The House of Representatives this week passed legislation recognizing the mass detention of Uyghurs and other abuses committed by the... Read more

Sen. Marco Rubio.

Rubio reviews Kanye’s new album, and talks about dignity of work

U.S. senator and noted hip-hop enthusiast Marco Rubio shared his thoughts on rapper Kanye West’s new gospel album in a... Read more

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL).

Marco Rubio calls for an ‘economics of the common good’ 

Senator Marco Rubio has called for “common good economics” ahead of a speech Tuesday on Catholic social teaching and the... Read more

Sen. Marco Rubio addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in 2014.

Put human dignity not profit first, Rubio says

Rubio cited Catholic Social Teaching and Pope Leo XIII’s encyclical Rerum novarum while reflecting on how profit and human concern... Read more

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Senators introduce bipartisan paid family leave bill

Senators introduced a new bipartisan proposal for parental leave Tuesday, as the push for a national paid family leave policy... Read more

Sen. Marco Rubio addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in 2014.

Senators highlight pro-life protections ahead of 2020 spending bills

A quarter of the Senate signed a letter on Wednesday seeking to keep pro-life and religious freedom protections intact during the... Read more

March 27, 2019 - Sen. Marco Rubio, Sen. Mitt Romney, Rep. Ann Wagner and Rep. Dan Crenshaw at a press conference to announce the New Parents Act.

New family leave bill will offer 'maximum flexibility,' legislators say

Congressional lawmakers have proposed a bill that would allow parents to access Social Security benefits early in order to take... Read more

Senator Marco Rubio addresses a crowd in Iowa, Jan. 2016.

Senators want study of 'non-compete' deals in low-wage jobs

A bipartisan group of senators have written to the Government Accountability Office asking it to examine the use of non-compete... Read more

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Born-Alive Abortion Survivors bill fails to beat Senate filibuster

The Senate voted of 53 to 44 to invoke cloture on Monday, but fell short of the two-thirds majority needed... Read more