Title:China Rubber Stamps Hong Kong Elections Overhaul
Date:11th March 2021
Description:Mar.11 -- China's National People’s Congress has passed a proposal to change the size and composition of the body that picks Hong Kong's chief executive, and have it nominate local legislators. Lawmakers also called for establishing a vetting committee to ensure candidates for office are “patriots,” effectively ending the only open elections under Beijing’s rule. Bloomberg Television's Stephen Engle reports.