Joe Biden’s special climate czar, John Kerry, repeatedly has stated that the issue of slave labor in China isn’t in his “lane,” so he’s ignoring the travesty while trying to convince the Chinese to join his climate change agenda.
It appears that attitude now is spreading throughout the Democrat Party, even though the party has in large part built its current agenda around the condemnation of slavery, through the troubled Antifa, Black Lives Matter and 1619 Project movements.
The Free Beacon is reporting that Democrats, in fact, forced a plan from Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., that would ban products made with Chinese slave labor from the U.S. out of a package of amendments being voted on.
The report explained the Democrats “are blocking” the legislation to prohibit imports from China if they are made with Uyghur slave labor.
Biden administration officials are concerned it would “torpedo climate negotiations”‘ with the Chinese, the Free Beacon said it learned from congressional sources.
It is the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act by Rubio that already has been circulated in Congress and is being supported by a wide range