Gov. Gavin Newsom’s assertion that shipments of medical masks the state bought from a Chinese manufacturer had simply been delayed because of federal safety certification issues was thrown into doubt Wednesday when regulators said they had actually rejected the masks.
“NIOSH tested the received hardware; however, the review of the documentation provided to NIOSH for the design, manufacturing and quality inspection of the device was concerning,” Katie Shahan, a spokeswoman for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, wrote in an email.
GAVIN Newsom caught wiring half a Billion $$ to communist China in massive face mask money laundering scheme. Wow!— DeAnna Lorraine 🇺🇸 (@DeAnna4Congress) July 10, 2020
Gruesome has been quietly funneling hundreds of millions of taxpayer $$ to the communist Chinese regime in exchange for political favors.https://t.co/2gqjMPYICB
Wearing a mask? Our visual investigation reveals how Chinese companies are using Uighur labor from a controversial government program to produce PPE. Some of that equipment has made its way to the U.S. and around the world.https://t.co/Tkyfa6odJE— The New York Times (@nytimes) July 19, 2020
Oooh. So smart. https://t.co/6ipcEmo1VW— CombatMedicNG (@CombatMedicNG) July 21, 2020
@GavinNewsom's $1B Chinese mask deal is the consequence of Chinese Muslims getting rounded up & shipped off to 'forced labor camps' for...— Hylander (@MTWake) July 21, 2020
MAKE THE MASKS HE ORDERD!!#RecallGavin2020 #WearADamnMask @CaliConserv1 https://t.co/IjgG0inmk7
China is using Uighur slave labor to produce medical maskshttps://t.co/FlkTbSrFen— Disrn (@DisrnNews) July 21, 2020
#GovNewsome #CaliforniaGov SOLD OUT California & the USA to China! Newsome laundering money through China. #NewsomeIsTraitor #HangingTooGood for TREASONOUS Politicians.— The Voice of GenX (@ProdSvcs) July 21, 2020
Newsom's coronavirus-mask deal with Chinese firm draws concern - Los Angeles Times https://t.co/rRPzJwKq4v