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First Greek-American Ambassador to Greece Michael Sotirhos Dies at 91

Michael G. Sotirhos, the first-ever American of Greek descent to serve as the United States ambassador to Greece, died on Sunday in Florida at...

Washington Slams Turkey, Halts Delivery of F-35 Fighter Jet Hardware

Washington sent a clear warning to Turkey on Monday night by halting deliveries of equipment for the brand-new F-35 fighter jets to Ankara, Reuters...

The US Edges Closer To Lifting Arms Embargo on Cyprus

The United States is even closer to lifting the arms embargo it imposed on Cyprus in 1987, New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez said on Tuesday...

Greek American Congressman Bilirakis Earns Highest Legislative Effectiveness Score

Greek American Republican Congressman Gus Bilirakis earned the highest ''Legislative Effectiveness Score'' of any lawmaker from Florida earlier this month, according to the Center...

Opposition Leader Mitsotakis Tells CNN ”Greece Will Be a Positive Surprise”

Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Greece's opposition leader and the president of the New Democracy party, gave an interview to the American network CNN on Monday in which...

US to End Preferential Trade Treatment for Turkey

Washington intends to stop treating Turkey preferentially in the area of trade, according to an announcement released from the United States Trade Representative’s Office...

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...

Ret. Navy Commander Demetries Grimes Running For Congress

Ret. Navy Commander Demetries Grimes officially announced his candidacy for Florida’s 26th Congressional District. Grimes has served for 25 years as a military officer...

Congresswoman Maloney Welcomes Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades to Washington, Attends 33rd Annual Cyprus Conference

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney, co-chair and co-founder of the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues, released the following statement after attending the 33rd Annual Cyprus...

HALC Poll Shows Greek-Americans Have Considered the Issues and Are Voting for Hillary Clinton

According to a poll by the Council of the Hellenic American Leadership (HALC) recently published in the weekly Greek newspaper Greek News, Greek-Americans strongly...

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