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Tue, 08 Mar 2016
  Indian American Harris Had Been Campaigning and Raising Funds for A Year Now   Washington, DC: California Attorney General Kamala Harris on Feb 24th threw in her hat into the Senate race, by filling paperwork at the L.A. County registrar’s office in Norwalk.  Harris is running for the seat being vacated by Sen. Barbara Boxer, who retires from her post at the end of her term in 2017.   Born to an Indian mother, a breast cancer specialist Dr. Shyamala Gopalan Harris and a Jamaican A ...
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Fri, 04 Mar 2016
USINPAC hosts fundraiser in Philadelphia   Washington, DC: USINPAC co- hosted a fundraiser for Democrat Katie McGinty on Friday, February 26th in Philadelphia, along with USINPAC Leadership Committee member Michael Thevar.   Katie McGinty, held leadership positions in the fields of environmental redevelopment and specialty construction, clean energy and water businesses and in equity and debt management. In 2014, McGinty ran as candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, losing to Tom Wolf, ...
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Thu, 03 Mar 2016
  Washington, DC: The US Senate on Feb 19 confirmed nominees to several ambassadorships and key administrative posts including that of Sunil Sabharwal as Alternate Executive Director to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), a post for which President Obama had nominated Sabharwal first in April 2014 and again in March 2015. Sunil Sabharwal is an independent Indian American investor, whose confirmation hearing was held in May of last year. He was sworn-in earlier this week, and has assumed h ...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016
Part of USINPAC Presidential Dialogue Series   Washington, DC: Thick in the middle of US Presidential primaries, The US-India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) continued hosting interactive Presidential Dialogue series with Democratic and Republican Presidential campaigns to engage and discuss issues important to the Indian American community.  In its latest series USINPAC hosted a live Google Hangout, on February 16th, 2016 with the Presidential Campaign of Senator Ted Cruz, represente ...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016
USINPAC opposes Sec. Kerry’s $860 Million Aid package to Pakistan Washington, DC: Fresh from his fifth visit to Afghanistan, wherein Senator Bob Corker had a first-hand experience of the ground realities and attacks on US troops by groups operating with in Pakistan, the Chairman of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee shot off an angry letter to Secretary Kerry mentioning Pakistan’s duplicitous role in the fight on terror. "While we're spending tremendous amounts of US dollar ...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016
Refused To Remove his Turban in Public to Meet Federal Safety Requirements Washington, DC: Indian American actor and designer Waris Ahluwalia, who gained fame as the first Sikh man to model for Gap and for his role in ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ was flying back to attend the New York Fashion Week. Ahluwalia has had earlier run-ins at airports and with popular culture because of his attire and looks. The 2013 Gap advertisement had set off a social media discussion on what it means to be an ...
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Wed, 03 Feb 2016
  Part of USINPAC Presidential Dialogue Series Washington, DC: As the race for the White House enters the season of caucuses and primaries, The US-India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) has been hosting Presidential Dialogue series with Democratic and Republican Presidential campaigns to discuss issues important to the Indian American community. In its recent engagement, USINPAC hosted a continuous series of videoconferences, on January 19th with the Presidential Campaign of Martin O'Ma ...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016
  Reiterates Demand to Reevaluate US Aid Package to Pakistan   Washington, DC : In a tersely worded statement released on his congressional website on Jan 06 2016, Texas Congressman Ted Poe cautioned that the recent terror attack on Pathankot airbase, in Northern India serves us as a reminder that both US and India face the threat of radical Islamic terrorism.   On Jan 1, 2016, terrorists infiltrating across the Pakistani border into India launched an attack on the Pathankot air base, ...
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Thu, 07 Jan 2016
McDermott Played a Key Role in US India Relations   Washington, DC: Former Co-Chair of the Congressional Caucus on India and Indian Americans, US Congressman Jim McDermott announced that he would not be seeking re-election after 14 terms in the House of Representatives.   Speaking at a news conference in Seattle, longtime Democratic Representative McDermott, 79, said that the retirement of a colleague and a death of a friend influenced the decision to retire after 40 years of political se ...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015
 Indian-Americans Engage in Direct Dialogue with Presidential Campaigns for the 2016 Election  Washington, DC: The US-India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) is the first organization of its kind to host interactive sessions with Democratic and Republican Presidential campaigns to discuss issues important to the Indian-American community.  The latest was a videoconference broadcast on YouTube with the Presidential Campaign of Carly Fiorina, which was represented by its Deputy Campaig ...
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