ICYMI: Blackburn on Fox: We Must Protect Americans’ Security Online

July 8, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Sunday, Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) joined Charles Payne on set for an exclusive interview on Fox News’ Sunday Morning Futures. 

On Social Media Privacy

“Now, you have the virtual space underpinning literally every industry and so much of Americans’ transactional life. They want to make sure their, as I say, their ‘Virtual You’ is protected.” 

On China
“Here is where we need to be watchful: In my opinion, it’s Huawei. We do not need to let Huawei get into building out these 5G networks. Not for us, not for any of our allies…. [China is] building a spy network. They want to win the cyber war. What we have to do is continue to say to them, ‘You cannot empower Huawei.’”

On Iran
“We know what they’re up to…. We’re not going to give Iran an inch.”

Watch the full segment by clicking below or HERE.


On Nike’s Decision to Pull Betsy Ross Flag Sneakers

“Betsy Ross was an abolitionist, she is one of our founding mothers… she was pro-suffrage for women…. I think it’s time for some history lessons. We need to celebrate these women who have been fighting for freedom and freedom’s cause.”  

On DOJ Inspector General Report on Possible Surveillance Abuses by Federal Authorities
“What people want to know… is ‘How in the world did they use a fake dossier to get a FISA warrant?’... We have been in this charade of a two-year investigation. People want answers to that.”