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Wed, 07 Nov 2012
November 7, 2012, Washington DC: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) congratulates President Barack Obama on being re-elected for a second term to the White House.   Congratulating the President on a historic second-term win, USINPAC Chairman Sanjay Puri said, "President Obama's support for and inclusion of Indian-Americans in his first administration inspired a lot of members of the community to participate more actively in American politics, a fact evident from the record numb ...
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Fri, 07 Sep 2012
September 7, 2011, Washington DC: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) applauds the United States’ decision to blacklist the Haqqani network, a militant organization which has been responsible for some of the deadliest attacks against American troops in Afghanistan. Several State Department and military officials had argued that blacklisting the network would help strangle the group’s fundraising activities in different countries and pressure Pakistan to open a military offens ...
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Fri, 07 Sep 2012
September 7, Washington DC: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) hosted receptions at the both the Republican and Democratic National Conventions over the past two weeks. These receptions were attended by South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, Republican South Carolina delegates, Indian-American delegates and candidates, Ambassadors and other senior members of various international diplomatic missions. USINPAC Chairman Sanjay Puri hosted the events and said of them, “For more tha ...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012
August 13, 2012, Washington DC: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) congratulates Tulsi Gabbard on winning the Democratic nomination for the U.S. House seat from the 2nd Congressional District of Hawaii. The win showcases the rise of Tulsi to become a formidable player in national politics.   Gabbard won the nomination with a decisive 55 percent vote in the primary, going past her closest rival former Honolulu Mayor Mufi Hannemann who bagged a mere 34 percent. Polls in rece ...
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Tue, 07 Aug 2012
August 7, 2012, Washington DC: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) applauds and supports Rep. Joseph Crowley’s efforts in bringing the issue of hate crime against Sikhs in the U.S. through his demand to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to count such crimes. Rep. Crowley, along with 92 members of the House had written to the Justice Department about this in April 2012. He recently renewed his demand in the wake of the brutal attack on the Sikh Temple of Oak Creek, Wis ...
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Mon, 06 Aug 2012
Washington DC, 6 August 2012: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) strongly condemns the shooting at the Oak Creek Gurudwara (Sikh Temple) near Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and mourns the deaths of the seven victims. Thirty people were also injured in the incident that took place during morning prayers. Law enforcement agencies are calling it an act of “domestic terrorism.”   “The Sikh community is a very peace loving community that has contributed tremendously to the American soc ...
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012
July 25, 2012, Washington DC: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) congratulates Mr. Pranab Mukherjee on his election as the 13th President of India. Mr. Mukherjee defeated former Lok Sabha (Upper House of Parliament) Speaker Mr. P.A. Sangma by a margin of 397,776 votes. USINPAC Chairman, Mr. Sanjay Puri congratulated Mr. Mukherjee and said, “Pranab Mukherjee is an experienced leader and has played an important role in Indian politics for over four decades. As President he will ...
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Fri, 20 Jul 2012
July 19, 2012, Washington DC: An amendment by Congressman Ted Poe to H.R. 5856, FY13 Defense Appropriations Bill passed the House of Representatives. The passing of the amendment would now cut the aid to Pakistan by 50% and comes in the wake of the increasing differences between the two sides on issues of militancy and terrorism.Pakistan is one of the largest recipients of aid by the U.S. to fight terrorism and militancy in the subcontinent. The recent closure of southern supply route into Afgha ...
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Tue, 12 Jun 2012
June 12, 2012, Washington DC: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) congratulates Sri Srinivasan on being nominated by President Barack Obama for an Article III U.S. Appellate Court judgeship. Chandigarh-born Indian-American Sri Srinivasan, 45, who was named Principal Deputy Solicitor General of the U.S. last August, has created history by becoming the first South Asian ever to be nominated to the circuit court. If confirmed, he will be the third South Asian named to any federal j ...
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Fri, 01 Jun 2012
June 1, 2012, Washington DC: The U.S. India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) congratulates Mitt Romney on winning the Republican Party nomination. Romney will now challenge the incumbent President Barack Obama in the November 2012 Presidential elections. Romney bagged enough delegates, following the Texas primary, to cross the benchmark of 1,144 delegates necessary to clinch the Republican Presidential nomination. In a statement Romney said that he is honored and humbled to have won enough ...
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