U.S. Assistant Attorney General John Demers discussed the China Initiative and the process for assessing risks posed by Chinese acquisitions or the business operations of Chinese companies in America.
U.S. House of Representatives, “Hearing on The Chinese Media Reciprocity Act,” June 20, 2012
The Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement (of the Judiciary Committee) had the hearing to discuss a bill introduced by Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (Republican representing part of Southern California), “The Chinese Media Reciprocity Act.” In addition to Rohrabacher, the committee heard testimony from John Lenczowski (Institute of World Politics), Nick Zahn (Heritage Foundation), and Robert Daly (University of Maryland and a former US Information Agency officer). The attached document includes questions and answers as well as the prepared comments of the speakers.
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As the dance over control of TikTok gets more complicated, last week it came out that the U.S. government has asked American-based video gaming companies where China’s Tencent is an owner or investor to detail how they handle the data of American players.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk with author David Lampton. His new book examines China’s effort to create an intercountry railway system connecting China and its seven Southeast Asian neighbors.