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Today, Congressman Ken Buck (R-Colo.) introduced H.R. 8831, a bill that codifies the denial of export privileges against nations that violate U.S. law and steal intellectual property.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the growing threat of Huawei and the Chinese Communist Party, Congressman Ken Buck (R-Colo.) led 40 other members of Congress in a letter to Secretary Wilbur Ross to applaud the Commerce Department’s recent decision to restrict Huawei and its affiliates from undermining and evading American export controls. Rep. Buck and co-signers are urging the Secretary to take further action to cut our nation’s ties with Huawei and curb the CCP’s attempts to steal American IP.
Washington, D.C. — Today, Reps. Ken Buck (R-Colo.) and Lou Correa (D-Calif.) introduced bipartisan legislation to ban the Chinese-controlled TikTok app on all United States government devices. The Departments of Defense, State, and Homeland Security have already restricted TikTok because of the cyber and surveillance threats the app presents.
The No TikTok on Government Devices Act (H.R. 6896) serves as companion legislation to Sen. Josh Hawley's (R-Mo.) Senate bill introduced in March 2020.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Buck voted against H. Con. Res. 83, a concurrent resolution that would terminate the use of U.S. Armed Forces engaging in hostilities in or against Iran. Following the passage in the House, Rep. Buck issued the following:
“I voted against the Democrats' show vote on a War Powers concurrent resolution. The resolution manipulates the original intent of the resolution while putting American lives in jeopardy.
For Immediate Release
Friday, November 15, 2019
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ken Buck (R-CO) and Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA) introduced bipartisan legislation to bring transparency to foreign governments’ effort to influence U.S. policy.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ken Buck recently introduced the Multilateral Aid Review Act of 2019 to establish a review process for U.S. foreign aid dollars going to multilateral entities. This legislation would establish a United States Multilateral Aid Review to publicly assess the value of U.S. government investments in multilateral entities, such as the United Nations or the World Bank. This bill will provide Congress with a transparent and rigorous review of all funds the U.S.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a war powers resolution (H.J. Res. 37) that seeks to end American military support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen. Congressman Ken Buck (CO-04), an original co-sponsor of the resolution, introduced an amendment to the resolution to keep our intelligence sharing agreements in place, which was adopted and included in the final measure.