A group of conservative Republicans led by Texas Rep. Louis Gohmert urged House leadership in both parties on Monday to strip hidden provisions from an upcoming anti-China bill, Breitbart reported.
The statement comes as the House and Senate meet to negotiate their versions of the bill, which passed in the lower chamber as the America COMPETES Act and the upper chamber as the United States Innovation and Competition Act.
Gohmert, Rep. Greg Steube of Florida, Doug LaMalfa of California, and Doug Lamborn of Colorado sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., calling on the leaders to eliminate five specific provisions:
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