U.S. SENATE – U.S. Senator Martha McSally (R-AZ) joined Senators Rick Scott (R-FL), Ron Johnson (R-WI), Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Steve Daines (R-MT), Todd Young (R-IN), and Joni Ernst (R-IA) to send a letter to the World Health Organization (WHO) requesting information ahead of a congressional hearing to investigate the WHO’s role in helping Communist China cover up information regarding the threat of the Coronavirus.
Read the Senators’ letter HERE or below.
April 14, 2020
Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
World Health Organization
Avenue Appia 20
1211 Geneva 27
Dear Dr. Tedros:
We write regarding the World Health Organization’s (WHO) role in helping the Chinese Communist Party cover up information regarding the threat of the Coronavirus. Despite calls from Congress for the WHO to complete its own in-depth analysis on the extent of the Coronavirus, we are unaware of any action thus far.
Ahead of an anticipated congressional hearing, we write today to request information regarding the WHO’s failed and delayed response to the Coronavirus. American taxpayers fund the WHO, and it is up to us to make sure those taxpayer dollars are being spent wisely. Therefore, we ask that you please address the follow questions:
In addition, we would like to request all records and documents from WHO leadership containing the following information from October 1, 2019 to March 12, 2020:
WHO Leadership includes:
American taxpayers deserve answers about how their taxpayer dollars are spent, and whether Congress should continue to spend millions of dollars every year to fund the WHO. Please provide your response by Monday, April 27.