Republicans condemn Obama for silence on China Google attacks

He and Smith were joined by Reps. Thaddeus McCotter (R-Mich.) and Bob Inglis (R-S.C.) in a press conference on the Capitol lawn.

The lawmakers called Google's action a "game-changer" that could finally spur Washington to act.

China's attempts to get the personal data of human rights activists has broad impact on the U.S., Wolf said.

"Every time they steal intellectual property and information, they're stealing jobs from America."