McConnell, 25 GOP senators back Pelosi Taiwan trip
Posted on AllSides August 2nd, 2022
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and 25 other Republican senators released a joint statement on Tuesday praising Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) visit to Taiwan minutes after she landed on the island.
Pelosi is the highest-ranking U.S. official to visit Taiwan in 25 years after firm warnings and opposition from China.