Bilirakis and Pappas New Co-Chairs of Congressional Hellenic Caucus
The Congressional Hellenic Caucus for the 118th Congress was launched last week with co-chairs Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01) and Congressman Gus Bilirakis (FL-012). The two co-chairs were joined by vice Co-Chairs Congresswoman Nicole Malliotakis (NY-11) and Congresswoman Dina Titus (NV-01)...
Rep. Pappas Spearheads Bipartisan Call to Restrict F-16 Sales to Turkey
Newly reelected Greek-American Representative Chris Pappas leads a bipartisan effort in Congress to impose restrictions on the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Turkey. Pappas and more than twenty U.S. Representatives are calling on Congress to retain—in the final version...
Representatives Gus Bilirakis, Chris Pappas Reelected in US Midterms
Greek-American Representatives Gus Bilirakis and Chris Pappas were reelected in the US midterm elections in Florida and New Hampshire, respectively. With almost all votes counted, Republican Bilirakis won 70.5 percent of the vote in Florida's District 12. His opponent, Democrat...
Congress Voices Concern Over Sale of S-400 and F-16 Kits to Turkey
A group of nineteen U.S. lawmakers expressed strong concern about the possible acquisition of a second batch of Russian S-400 missile defense systems by Turkey in a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken. The group, led by U.S....
Bipartisan Call in the US Congress to Increase IMET Assistance for Greece
A bipartisan call to increase the International Military Education and Training (IMET) assistance to Greece and Cyprus was launched at the US Congress on Wednesday. Hellenic Caucus Co-Chair Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), alongside Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01), and Hellenic...
Opposition to Sale of F-16 Jets to Turkey Grows in US Congress
Dozens of members of the US House of Representatives have sent a letter to Secretary of State Antony Blinken opposing the sale of F-16 fighters to Turkey. This follows Turkey’s request earlier this month to purchase 40 Lockheed Martin F-16 fighter...
Malliotakis’ Bipartisan Resolution Calls on Biden to Prioritize Cyprus Issue
Rep. Nicole Malliotakis (R-NY) has authored a new bipartisan resolution calling on the Biden Administration to prioritize the Cyprus issue.
All the Greek American Winners of the 2020 Election
While Joe Biden keeping the lead in the presidential election and America waiting with bated breath the final results of the most crucial election in the postwar years, things have cleared for candidates for Congress. Greek Americans who ran for...
Greek-American Chris Pappas Wins Second Term in Congress
Democratic incumbent Rep. Chris Pappas has won a second term in Congress, besting Republican challenger Matt Mowers for New Hampshire’s 1st District seat by a 6 point margin with close to 90 percent of the vote tallied early Wednesday...