The ANCA carefully tracks Members of Congress on a range of issues of concern to Armenian Americans. We compile this information and present the profile of each Member in an easy-to-read Report Card format. Congressional grades and endorsements for the 116th Congress will be announced on October, 2020.

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ANCA Report Card: 116th Congress (2019-2020)

Daniel Lipinski

D- Illinois
District 3

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Voted for the Armenian Genocide Resolution, H.Res. 296? Yes
Cosponsored the Armenian Genocide Resolution, H.Res.296? Yes
Cosponsored the Artsakh Recognition Resolution, H.Res.1203? No
Cosponsored the Resolution Condemning the Azerbaijan/Turkey Attacks, H.Res.1165? No
Cosponsored the U.S.-Artsakh Travel and Communication Resolution, H.Res.190? No
Cosponsored the Resolution Reaffirming the US-Armenia Strategic Relationship (H.Res.452)? No
Cosponsored the 2020 Speier-Cox Amendment to the Foreign Aid Bill for Continued U.S. Aid to Artsakh? Yes
Voted for the 2019 Speier Amendment to the Foreign Aid Bill Calling for $40 Million in Aid to Armenia? Yes
Voted for the 2019 Sherman Amendment to the NDAA against Azerbaijani Threats to Shoot Down Civilian Aircraft? Yes
Signed the 2020 Armenian Caucus Letter Condemning Azerbaijan/Turkey attacks on Armenia/Artsakh? No
Signed the 2020 Cox-Sherman-Costa-Clark Letter Calling for Sanctions on Azerbaijan for War Crimes? No
Signed the 2020 Speier Letter Against the Anti-Armenian Chabot-Cohen Amendment to NDAA? No
Signed the Armenian Caucus Letter Condemning the Azerbaijan War Games in May, 2020? No
Signed the 2019 Sherman-Cox Letter to Continue US Aid for Artsakh De-Mining? Yes
Signed Letters Supporting Pro-Armenian Foreign Aid Priorities in 2019/2020? Yes
Signed the 2020 Titus Letter urging the Library of Congress to properly categorize the Armenian Genocide? No
Signed the 2019 Armenian Genocide Letter to the President? No
Signed the 2020 Crenshaw Letter to Block Erdogan’s Visit to DC? No
Issued a 2020 Statement Calling for Artsakh Recognition? No
Issued a 2020 Statement Condemning Azerbaijan/Turkey Attacks on Armenia/Artsakh? No
Issued an April 24th Statement Marking the Armenian Genocide in 2019/2020? Yes
Commemorated the Sumgait-Baku-Kirovabad Pogroms in 2019/2020? No
Offered Remarks in 2019/2020 making false Khojaly accusations? No
Traveled to Armenia and/or Artsakh in 2019/2020? No
Member of the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues? Yes


04/24/20 - Rep. Lipinski tweeted "105 years later, let us continue to remember those 1.5 million individuals who lost their lives in the Armenian Genocide and renew our resolve to prevent future mass atrocities. #ArmenianGenocide" View the tweet here.

10/29/19 - Rep. Lipinski posted the following to Facebook: "I support the House resolution affirming U.S. recognition of the #ArmenianGenocide. This resolution encourages public understanding of the facts of this horrific early 20th century ethnic cleansing campaign & rejects association of the U.S. government with any denial efforts." View the Facebook post here.

10/29/19 - Rep. Lipinski tweeted "I support the House resolution affirming U.S. recognition of the #ArmenianGenocide. This resolution encourages public understanding of the facts of the early 20th century ethnic cleansing campaign & rejects efforts to associate the US gov't w/ denial of the those horrific events" View the tweet here.

10/16/19 - Rep. Lipinski posted the following to Facebook: "Today I supported a bipartisan House resolution condemning President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from #Syria. His decision is endangering religious minorities, our regional allies, and our national security. We must impose sanctions against #Turkey for the devastation it has caused." View the Facebook post here.

10/16/19 - Rep. Lipinski tweeted "Today I supported a bipartisan House resolution condemning @POTUS decision to withdraw US troops from#Syria. His decision is endangering religious minorities, our regional allies & our national security.We must impose sanctions against #Turkey for the devastation it has caused" View the tweet here.

10/11/19 - Rep. Lipinski posted the following to Facebook: "?As Co-Chairs of the International Religious Freedom Caucus, Rep. Gus Bilirakis and I call on President Trump to impose economic sanctions against the government of #Turkey for its military intervention in #Syria and stand united in opposition to these deplorable actions destabilizing the region?." View the Facebook post here.
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