Hong Kong’s Future in the Balance: Eroding Autonomy and Challenges to Human Rights

2255 Rayburn House Office Building | Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Opening Statements

Representative James McGovern, Chair

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Senator Marco Rubio, Cochair

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Representative Christopher Smith, Comissioner

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Witnesses

Martin Lee: founding Chairman of the Democratic Party of Hong Kong and former Member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong (1985-2008)

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Nathan Law: founding chairman of Demosisto and former member of the Legislative Council

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Mak Yin-ting: journalist and former chair of the Hong Kong Journalists Association

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Lee Cheuk Yan: General Secretary of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions and member of the Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Civil Hub

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