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US Senate Votes to Lift Arms Embargo on Cyprus

The Senate included a provision to lift the decades-old arms restrictions against the Republic of Cyprus as part of the final FY20 National Defense...

New York Senate Passes Michael Gianaris’ Justice Reform Bill

New York Senate Deputy Leader Michael Gianaris announced on Thursday that the Senate has passed his legislation demanding transparent information about how defendants are...

US Senators Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Ties with Greece, Cyprus

US Senators Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) announced on Tuesday the introduction of bipartisan legislation to reshape U.S. strategy in the Eastern...

US Senate Resolution Emphasizes Greece’s Geostrategic Significance

The U.S. Senate has released a resolution on the occasion of the 198th anniversary of Greek Independence. Signed by 27 Senators, the resolution emphasizes...

Chrys Kefalas: The Greek American Hope for the US Senate

It has been more than three years without a Greek-American in the senate, since Olympia Snowe’s term from Maine ended in January of 2013....
Senator Coats is blocking a Senate resolution for Greek Independence.

Indiana Senator Blocks Greek Independence Day Resolution; Upsets Greek-Americans

U.S. Sen. Dan Coats (R-IN) has placed a hold on the 30th consecutive passing of a U.S. Senate resolution honoring Greek Independence Day. The...

Four Greek Americans Elected to U.S. Congress

Four Greek Americans have been elected in the new U.S. Congress after yesterday's elections that saw Republicans sweep Democrats. The results of the elections saw...

Tired of Partisanship Olympia Snowe Retires

Olympia Snowe, the Greek-American Republican senator from Maine announced that she won't seek another term in the US Senate. Three-term Senator Olympia J. Snowe...

George Maragos Announced Run for US Senate

Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos has announced that he will challenge Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand for her seat in the United States Senate. In the...

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