By: Congressman Michael McCaul
When Venezuelan dictator Nicolas Maduro took the reins of power in 2013, it was clear that he would follow the socialist footsteps of Hugo Chavez. In the years that followed, Maduro’s policies, along with rampant corruption, economic incompetence, and violent crackdowns on political dissent have turned Venezuela into a failed mafia state.
Human trafficking is the barbaric practice of profiting in people, a form of slavery we assumed had been assigned to the ash heap of history. Sadly, today nearly 25 million people around the world are victims of trafficking.
As we approach Election Day on Tuesday, Americans remain rightly concerned with the potential of Russian election interference.
But while it is clear that Russia is an adversary – and is actively attempting to sow discord among Americans – we should keep our eyes on China as well, because that nation is targeting our way of life through a broad-based manipulation strategy.
October 25, 2018
By: Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH)
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On July 1, the Mexican people elected Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador as their new president. During the campaign, Mr. Lopez Obrador used harsh anti-American rhetoric and promises of open-ended migration to Mexico to fuel his candidacy.
It is time for our families to tackle an escalating problem targeting our children in our own backyards — human trafficking. To some, trafficking seems like an industry relegated to foreign lands on different continents. Sadly, this is not the case. It has infested Texas and is growing.