* Original co-sponsor of a resolution commemorating the 94th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. The resolution affirms US commitment to human rights by recognizing the first genocide of the 20th century.
* Supports a reunified Cyprus into a bi-zonal and bi-communal federation. Multiple United Nations' resolutions have been adopted regarding Cyprus calling for the withdrawal of Turkish forces from the island and the return of refugees to their homes. Negotiations between the Greek and Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities are currently underway.
* Co-sponsored H.R. 2261, a bill that designates Greece as a visa waiver country under the Immigration and Nationality Act.
* Lead a 27-member letter to Dow Chemical Company, the parent company of Union Carbide, urging the company to bear the responsibility for the chemical disaster in Bhopal, India. The worst industrial disaster in history struck 25 years ago poisoning hundreds of thousands of people and killing thousands. The Bhopal disaster continues to have a devastating impact on the people and the environment today. The letter requests that Dow ensures that a representative appear in the ongoing legal cases in India regarding Bhopal.
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