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Greek-American Congresswoman Niki Tsongas Announces Retirement

In an unexpected move, Greek-American US Representative Niki Tsongas said Wednesday that she would not seek another term in the House of Representatives, after...

Events for the 40 Years of Turkish Occupation in Cyprus

A series of events for the Turkish invasion of Cyprus were held in the U.S. capital by the International Coordinating Committee "Justice for Cyprus" (PSEKA)...

Report On Turkey Handed to Congress and UNESCO

The Hellenic American Leadership Council (HALC), after the announcement of the Turkish government's plans to convert the Orthodox Church of Aghia Sophia into a mosque,...

Sarbanes, Bilirakis Ponder Syria Vote

The American public opinion is very clear regarding the possibility of a U.S. military intervention in Syria, with the majority of citizens against such...

U.S. Senate Blocks Frigates For Turkey

U.S. Senate has voted down a proposal to grant Turkey two Perry Class frigates, the U.S.S. Halyburton (FFG–40) and the U.S.S. Thach (FFG–43), after...

AHEPA Grades Philhellene Lawmakers

In view of the upcoming US elections on Nov.6, the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) assessed the Members of Parliament and Congress. The...

The Greek-American Candidates for 2012 Congress Election

In the United States it is estimated there are as many as 3,000,000 people of Greek descent and the community has always avidly supported...

Greek Issues Advocate Rep. Donald Payne Dies at Age 77

Representative Donald Payne, the U.S. state of New Jersey's first black congressman, and a dedicated advocate for Greek Issues, has died after a battle...

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