The House recently passed the Covid Origin Act 419-0.
Josh Hawley, who originally sponsored the legislation, claims that CCP officials and Beijing have been pressuring him to drop the probe into the origins of Covid-19.
In response, he penned Xi Jinping this hilarious letter:
China has been so worked up about this COVID origins bill, Communist officials wrote to my office earlier this week and demanded I drop it. I thought I’d update President Xi on today’s passage 👇 pic.twitter.com/uuzGiIebEl
— Josh Hawley (@HawleyMO) March 10, 2023
At this point, it is unclear whether he actually sent the letter or is simply posting it online to make a statement—either way, the government of China should get the message.
Conservatives, media pundits, and Republican policymakers celebrated the recent passage of the Covid Origin Act, all that is left now is for Joe Biden to sign it: