A high-ranking Democrat just called it quits and the GOP is stunned. He was caught red-handed — there is nothing he can do about it now.
“Rep. Vicente Gonzalez (D-TX) closed an account with Bank of China following a Breitbart News report on the Texas Democrat’s holdings with the state-owned institution,” according to the publication.
“Gonzalez’s most recent financial disclosure forms list holdings worth more than $100,000 with the Bank of China, a state-owned organ of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP),” continued the Breitbart report.
While Gonzalez is trying to save face, his political career could be in jeopardy now. Most Americans, regardless of their political affiliation, do not appreciate their elected officials having strong ties to foreign adversaries.
The Chinese government has been a massive roadblock to freedom in Asia and around the world — from cracking down on liberties in Hong Kong, to committing mass genocide, to covering up COVID-19.
No U.S. politician should have financial ties to any entity owned and operated by the CCP. Gonzalez’s Republican opponent in 2020, Monica De La Cruz-Hernandez, has taken notice and is preparing for a 2022 run.
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