Olympics bigwigs dismissed human rights abuses behind closed doors
Move is the first time a critic of the Chinese Communist Party is censored outside of China
Event comes as officials warn China has ramped up influence efforts
Sen. Jack Reed: 'The longer we're delayed, the less opportunity we're going to have to work out complicated issues'
Jeffrey Sachs has downplayed the Uyghur genocide and criticized U.S. foreign policy
Dem's 'comprehensive' China defense bill funds reports, not warships