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Fri, 19 Sep 2014
September 19, 2014; Washington D.C. U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) congratulates Richard ‘Rich’ Verma on his appointment as new U.S. ambassador to India. Richard’s appointment is historical as he becomes the 1st Indian American ever to be appointed for this post. Richard has served as assistant secretary of state for legislative affairs at the State Department in the Obama administration from 2009 to 2011. He is currently a senior counselor at the Steptoe & Johnson l ...
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Mon, 04 Aug 2014
EXTENDS WARM APPRECIATION TO US CONGRESS FOR SOLIDARITY WITH INDIA August 01, Washington DC. Today, the US India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) concluded the grassroots campaign launched two months ago urging Speaker John Boehner to schedule a Joint Session of Congress Address by Prime Minister Modi.    Due to the Prime Minister’s brief U.S. sojourn, the intervening U.S. Congressional holiday schedule, and the House of Representatives’ urgency to leave Washington to prepare for the ...
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Fri, 01 Aug 2014
30 July 2014; Washington D.C.:Today, on Capitol Hill, the US India Political Action Committee (USINPAC), a bipartisan grassroots organization, hosted a packed legislative briefing demonstrating strong support for U.S. export of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to India.  The event was a culmination of a year-long effort to demonstrate to lawmakers a cogent public interest case for supporting LNG export to countries such as India, which is an early signatory of the W.T.O. (World Trade Organization) T ...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014
25 July 2014; Washington D.C.:  Today Senators Mark Warner, John Cornyn, Tim Kaine, Jim Risch made Senate History by sponsoring a resolution strongly supporting a Congressional invitation for a Joint Session of Congress address by Indian Prime Minister Modi during his September 2014 visit to the United States.    Consistent with the US India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) nationwide grassroots campaign, the resolution further outlines a significant road map to a jump start in U.S.-In ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014
Washington, July 16, 2014: Today, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs) Hearing reviewed ways to jump start US-India bilateral relations.  USINPAC activists who are spear-heading the organization’s grassroots campaign to schedule a Joint Session of Congress by Indian Prime Minister Modi are pleased with the discussions at today’s Hearing.    At USINPAC’s request, a House Foreign Affairs Committee (Subcommittee on Asia ...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014
June 27, 2014, Washington, DC. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi completes the first month of his election victory, he has received strong support towards his vision of a Vibrant India by prominent overseas Indians who have received the prestigious Pravasi Bhartiya Samman Award. The Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award (PBSA) is the highest honor conferred on overseas Indians. The PBSA is conferred by the President of India as a part of the annual  Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) convention. The convent ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014
Washington, June 23, 2014. The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) announced today that momentum has been building on a State-by-State grassroots campaign for Congressional invitation to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a Joint Session of Congress during his first US visit as a Head of State. USINPAC Chairman Sanjay Puri remarked: "A Joint Session of Congress by Indian Prime Ministers follows well established precedence since former PM’s Rajiv Gandhi, Vajpayee, and S ...
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Fri, 06 Jun 2014
5 June 2014; Washington D.C.:   Today, the US India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) greeted with great joy the announcement of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the United States, which is in quick succession to his inauguration on May 26, 2014 as the fifteenth Prime Minister of India.     The Prime Minister’s visit has been confirmed to take place in the last week of September 2014 with the exact itinerary still under discussion.  The visit is being billed as a full blown b ...
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Fri, 23 May 2014
22 May 2014; Washington D.C.:  The United States Capitol Building served as the venue today for a US India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) symposium and reception entitled: “US-India: The Road Ahead.”  Jubilant USINPAC members and USINPAC State Chapters leaders had flown in from across the country to celebrate with Members of Congress, Congressional staff, American diplomats, and well known India-Watchers from Washington think tanks, media, law and political consulting firms. Rajnath ...
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Mon, 19 May 2014
Trade must be subordinate to strategic relations, not vice versa    Washington, DC, May 19, 2014. As the BJP government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi prepares to take office this week in India, Mr. Kanwal Sibal, former foreign secretary, called upon the United States to not treat the wider US-India relations as subordinate to narrow trade interests of few corporations. “The US repeatedly tells us that economic relations are only one part of the broad strategic relations between our t ...
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