Democrat John Sarbanes Retains House Seat in Maryland

Greek American Democrat John Sarbanes retained his seat after the midterm elections in Maryland’s 3rd congressional district, which includes parts of Baltimore as well...

Chris Pappas Wins New Hampshire House Seat

  Democrat Chris Pappas will become New Hampshire's first openly gay member of Congress after defeating Republican Eddie Edwards in the 1st Congressional District. With 90...

Philhellene Senator Robert Menendez Wins Third Term

Senator Robert Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat, was elected to a third term on Tuesday. With almost all ballots counted, Menendez won with 53 percent...

Greek-American Congressman Crist Wins Re-election

Democratic U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, who  represents the state’s 13th congressional district, including the cities of St. Petersburg and Clearwater, has won re-election in...

Greek-American Congressman Bilirakis Wins 7th Term

  Republican US Rep. Gus Bilirakis won Florida’s 12th congressional district in the midterm elections, winning in his bid to continue to represent the area...

Greece, Turkey Excluded from US Embargo Against Iran

Greece and Turkey, along with China, India, South Korea, Italy, Japan and Taiwan, are excluded from the U.S. embargo against Iran, Secretary of...

Midterm Elections: The Greek-American Candidates in Federal, State Races

With the midterm elections approaching, the Greek-American community is once again proving to be a major player in the political landscape of the United...
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Varoufakis Teams Up with Bernie Sanders for New Progressive Movement

Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's former finance minister, is teaming up with Vermont Senator and former U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. Sanders and Varoufakis are launching efforts...

Meet Nomiki Konst: The Greek-American Seeking to Advocate on Behalf of New Yorkers

Nomiki Konst has always had a passion for politics; a passion which has come to fruition when she found her calling as a candidate...

Dennis Mehiel on a Quest to Make Americans Vote

Dennis Mehiel, a prominent Greek American Democrat from New York, is funding the "Show Up 2018" campaign whose goal is to convince American voters...

Greek-American Artist Creates TIME Magazine’s Latest Cover

This week's TIME magazine features an illustration of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s portrait; the woman who became the center of attention in the USA...

Senator Menendez Makes Sure Incoming Ambassador to Cyprus Knows the Island is Occupied

The nominee for U.S. Ambassador to Cyprus Judith G. Garber was reluctant to acknowledge that there are currently Turkish occupying troops in Cyprus, during...

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