Strategic Competition Act (S.1169)

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Not only aiming to boost the U.S. capability to counter China’s growing aggression on the international stage, the S.1169 also has several pro-Taiwan provisions and amendments.

Bill Info

  • Sponsor: Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 04/15/2021) 
  • Cosponsors: (1)
  • Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations
  • Latest Action: Senate – 04/21/2021 Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably. (All Actions)

What does this bill do?

While aiming to boost the U.S. capability to counter China’s growing aggression on the international stage, the S.1169 also has several pro-Taiwan provisions:

  • Recognizes Taiwan as “a vital part of the United States Indo-Pacific strategy.”
  • Calls to reinforce commitments to Taiwan under the Taiwan Relations Act and Six Assurances, including helping Taiwan execute asymmetric defense strategy and conducting regular arms sales to Taiwan.
  • Require the State Department and other government agencies to engage with the government of Taiwan as the U.S. Government does with other foreign governments.

Several amendments also made it into the bill, including:

  • Taiwan Fellowship Act: Create a civil servant training and cooperation initiative between Taiwan and the U.S.
  • Reassurance for Official Contacts Act: Allow Taiwanese diplomats and service members to display their flag and wear their uniforms while on official business in the United States.

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After sending the email, please share the information with your friends and family and invite them to join the campaign. We can make a change if we work together!

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FAPA Project Coordinator Chihyun Huang at cy.huang@fapa.org. **

■ Photo by Felix Mittermeier on Unsplash

Not only aiming to boost the U.S. capability to counter China’s growing aggression on the international stage, the S.1169 also has several pro-Taiwan provisions and amendments.

Bill Info

  • Sponsor: Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 04/15/2021) 
  • Cosponsors: (1)
  • Committees: Senate – Foreign Relations
  • Latest Action: Senate – 04/21/2021 Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably. (All Actions)

What does this bill do?

While aiming to boost the U.S. capability to counter China’s growing aggression on the international stage, the S.1169 also has several pro-Taiwan provisions:

  • Recognizes Taiwan as “a vital part of the United States Indo-Pacific strategy.”
  • Calls to reinforce commitments to Taiwan under the Taiwan Relations Act and Six Assurances, including helping Taiwan execute asymmetric defense strategy and conducting regular arms sales to Taiwan.
  • Require the State Department and other government agencies to engage with the government of Taiwan as the U.S. Government does with other foreign governments.

Several amendments also made it into the bill, including:

  • Taiwan Fellowship Act: Create a civil servant training and cooperation initiative between Taiwan and the U.S.
  • Reassurance for Official Contacts Act: Allow Taiwanese diplomats and service members to display their flag and wear their uniforms while on official business in the United States.

Email Your Members of Congress

It is easy and can be done in 3 minutes!

  1. Fill in the form below and click the “Take Action” button.
  2. You will see your Congress Members’ names and a draft email template. Feel free to edit it.
  3. We strongly encourage you to customize the email by adding your Congress Member’s name to the first line and sign your name at the end of the email.
  4. Click the “Send Email” button, and our system will send the email to your Member’s congressional office directly.

After sending the email, please share the information with your friends and family and invite them to join the campaign. We can make a change if we work together!

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to  FAPA Project Coordinator Chihyun Huang at cy.huang@fapa.org.

■ Photo by Felix Mittermeier on Unsplash

This Post Has 4 Comments

  1. george liu

    please support Taiwan fellowship act

  2. Tzehon Lin

    Please support Taiwan Fellowship Act. It is also helping Freedom, Human Right and our value we held so high in our Constitution. Thank you so very much.

  3. Julia

    Please support Taiwan Fellowship Act. It is also helping Freedom, Human Right and our value we held so high in our Constitution. Thank you so very much.

  4. Sam Hsieh

    Taiwan and United States share the same core value of Democracy, Freedom and Human Right. Please support Taiwan Fellowship Act. Thanks.

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