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Tancredo to Rice: Stop Interfering in Taiwan’s Elections

Tom Tancredo’s (R-COL) office just forwarded me a copy of his latest effort on Taiwan’s behalf: a joint letter of Tancredo and Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) to Sec of State Rice asking the Administration to stop its interference in Taiwan’s elections. Go Tancredo! Here’s the letter in its entirety:
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The Honorable Condoleezza RiceSecretaryU.S. Department of State2201 C [...]

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Tancredo Blasts State

Kudos to Congressman Tom Tancredo, who launched a blast at the State Department for its hypocrisy and overreaction:

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Tancredo Slams State Department for Negroponte Comments, Failure to Follow Law, Hypocrisy on Taiwan
Urges Bush Administration to Support Freedom and Democracy Instead of Acting as China’s “Bag Man”
(WASHINGTON, DC) – U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo released the following letter [...]

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Tancredo Letter on Olympics

Tom Tancredo, the conservative Republican from Colorado, sent this around:
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Tancredo Asks Olympic Committee to Play Fair, Stop Discriminating Against Taiwan
Lawmaker Introduces Resolution Urging IOC to Let Taiwan Compete Using the National Name, Flag and Anthem of Its Own Choosing in 2008 Beijing Games
( WASHINGTON , D.C. ) – U.S. Representative Tom Tancredo (R-CO) introduced legislation [...]

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Tancredo Introduces Bill Calling for Congressional Approval of AIT Director

Tom Tancredo’s office sent around notice that he has introduced a bill calling for Congress to oversee the appointment of the AIT director:
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Tancredo Seeks to Put Top U.S. Envoy to Taiwan on Par With Other AmbassadorsBill Would Require Senate Confirmation of American Institute in Taiwan Director
( WASHINGTON , D.C. ) – U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo [...]

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Tancredo Lambastes the State Department

The redoubtable Coen Blaaw at FAPA passed this around. Enjoy some snark by a Congressman at the State Department’s expense.
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February 20, 2007
The Honorable Condoleezza RiceSecretaryU.S. Department of State2201 C Street, NWWashington, DC 20520
Dear Secretary Rice,
I was somewhat confused by a recent statement issued by the department criticizing President Chen’s “name rectification” efforts in Taiwan. The [...]

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Tancredo introduces legislation to normalize relations with Taiwan

Tom Tancredo’s office passed around the following notice. It won’t get anywhere, but little by little we chip away…..
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Tancredo leads bipartisan effort to forge Official ties between U.S. and Taiwan
Measure Aims to Junk Antiquated “One China Policy,” Formalize Diplomatic Relations with Taipei
U.S. Representative Tom Tancredo (R-Littleton) today introduced legislation that would call for the [...]

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