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Alleging China ties, Rubio opposes Biden’s Ex-Im Bank pick

December 2, 2021 at 10:15 AM
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Tuesday came out against President Biden’s nominee to lead the Export-Import Bank, Reta Jo Lewis, because she serves as a strategic adviser for the U.S.-China Heartland Association, which the senator claims “is a conduit for the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) United Front Work Department.” The U.S.-China Heartland Association is a 501(c)3 organization founded in 2003 by former Sen. Adlai Stevenson III (D-IL), former Missouri Gov. Bob Holden (D) and lawyer John Rogers. USCHA says its...

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