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Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) will introduce legislation to ban TikTok in the U.S., according to a statement Tuesday, one month after a bill—sponsored by the Republican legislator—banning the social media app from federal devices was approved by Congress.

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“TikTok is China’s backdoor into Americans’ lives,” Hawley tweeted, explaining that he planned to introduce the broader ban but did not yet offer any, claiming the app “threatens our children’s privacy as well as their mental health.”

Hawley led an effort to pass the No TikTok On Government Devices Act—included as a provision in a $1.7 trillion government spending bill approved late last month—which prohibits TikTok from being downloaded or accessed through any federally issued device or network.

The announcement follows similar bipartisan legislation announced by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) last month, after Rubio and Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-Wisc.) co-authored an

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