Turkish Caucus in US Congress Reaches a New Record
June 16, 2009 - With the newest additions of Robert Latta (R-Ohio/5th District), Brian Baird (D-Washington/3rd District), and Rodney Alexander (R-Louisiana/5th District), Vic Snyder (D-Arkansas/2nd District) and Russ Carnahan (D-Missouri/3rd District) the Caucus on US-Turkish Relations and Turkish Amerians in the US House of Representatives reached its highest membership since its formation and now includes 87 members of Congress. The Turkish Caucus is a bi-partisan platform for members of Caucus to focus on US-Turkish relations and issues that concern Turkish Americans. Many of its members have joined this Caucus due to the efforts of their Turkish American constituents and friends of Turkey. A full list of the Caucus members can be found here. This is a breakdown of the current membership of the Turkish Caucus: 49 Democrats and 38 Republicans. Please take initiative and invite your Representative to join the Turkish Caucus, you may contact email@example.com for assistance.