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ANCA Report Card: 115th Congress (2017-2018)

Ted Deutch

D- Florida
District 21

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Cosponsored the Genocide Prevention Resolution, H.Res.220? Yes
Cosponsored the Trott Amendment attaching the H.Res.220 to the NDAA? No
Cosponsored the U.S.-Artsakh Travel and Communication Resolution, H.Res.697? No
Cosponsored the Haiti and Armenia Reforestation Act, H.6503? No
Cosponsored the Resolution condemning the Erdogan-ordered Attacks, H.Res.354? No
Voted for the Resolution condemning the Erdogan-ordered attack, H.Res.354? Yes
Cosponsored the Azerbaijan Human Rights Resolution, H.Res.537? No
Cosponsored the Restrict International Financial Aid to Turkey Act, H.6633? No
Cosponsored the Block F-35 Sale to Turkey Act, H. 5863? No
Cosponsored the Resolution against Turkey's purchase of Russian S-400 missiles, H.Res.951? No
Cosponsored the US-Turkey Free Trade Promotion Act, H.R.3146? No
Member of the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues? Yes
Traveled to Armenia / Artsakh? No
Condemned May 2017 Erdogan-ordered attack in 2017 Maloney and/or Bilirakis letter and/or statements Yes
Signed the Armenian Genocide Letters to the President in 2017 and/or 2018? Yes
Signed the Letters Supporting Pro-Armenian Foreign Aid Priorities in 2017 and/or 2018? No
Signed the January 2018 Valadao/Sherman letter on U.S.-Armenia Double Tax Treaty? No
Signed the June 2017 Trott/Pallone letter opposing arms sales to Turkey? Yes
Signed 2018 letters promoting Armenia democracy aid, calling for Trump-Pashinyan meeting? Yes
Signed the February 2017 and/or May 2018 letters seeking freedom for Pastor Brunson? No
Offered Remarks in 2017 / 2018 in remembrance of the Armenian Genocide in the House? No
Offered Remarks in 2017 / 2018 in remembrance of the Pogroms in Baku, Sumgait, and Kirovabad? No
Offered Remarks in 2017 / 2018 making false Khojaly accusations? No
Participated in the 2017 / 2018 Capitol Hill Commemorations of the Armenian Genocide? Yes
Participated in the ANCA's July 2017 Sheridan Circle protest? No
Participated in the ANCA's June 2018 Armenia First Republic Centennial event? No
Participated in ANCA's screenings of The Promise (March 2017) and/or Architects of Denial (Sept. 17)? No
Participated in the March 2018 Armenian Parliamentarian event? No
Participated in the March 2018 Artsakh President event? No
Participated in the October 2017 Armenia 26th Anniversary event? No

08/14/2018- Rep. Theodore E. Deutch tweeted "Erdogan has taken Turkey - a NATO ally - in a troubling direction. I urged the block of F35s to Turkey until we can determine whether and how this sale protects US security interests."Read the tweet here.

08/03/2018- Rep. Theodore E. Deutch tweeted "Turkey, home to the world’s highest number of jailed journalists, shows the danger of government attacks on a free media. @realdonaldtrump says Erdogan is doing things the right way? Attacks on the press, in Turkey or America, are attacks on democracy. #PressFreedom "Read the tweet here.

06/25/2018- Rep. Ted Deutch tweeted "Turkish President Erdogan is re-elected with unprecedented new powers amidst his mass incarceration of journalists & political opposition and monopoly of the media & judiciary. His moves toward autocracy should concern all who value human rights."Read the tweet here.

05/15/2018- Rep. Ted Deutch tweeted "RT @AJCGlobal: President Erdogan, long an enthusiast of the Hamas terror organization, applies an extremist’s logic to what it means to be an ally – recalling Turkey's ambassadors to U.S. and Israel, repeating the calumny that Israel, in protecting its borders, “is a terrorist state."Read the tweet here.

12/11/2017- Rep. Theodore E. Deutch tweeted "This is outrageous. Erdogan is fanning the flames of radicalism. Incendiary charges like these only contribute to a culture of violence."Read the tweet here.

06/22/2017- Rep. Deutch tweeted "Over 100 years after Armenian Genocide, it is our responsibility to continue to learn from this dark moment in history." See the Tweet here.

06/22/2017- Rep. Deutch tweeted Keeping alive the memory of those lost and retelling the story of this genocide is essential in working to prevent history from repeating." See the Tweet here.

06/22/2017- Rep. Deutch tweeted "That's why I'm cosponsoring H.Res. 220, which recognizes the importance of drawing lessons from past genocides, like the Armenian Genocide." See the Tweet here.

05/17/2017- Rep. Deutch tweeted "2nd time Erdogan’s security attacked protesters in US. Meeting should not have taken place. WH should denounce & support peaceful protests." See the Tweet here.

05/17/2017- Rep. Deutch tweeted "This may be how Erdogan treats protesters in his own country, but this is not acceptable in ours." See the Tweet here.

05/16/2017- Rep. Deutch tweeted "If Trump won't cancel his meeting w/ Turkish President, he must put Erdogan's egregious human rights violations at top of agenda." See the Tweet here.

05/09/2017- Rep. Deutch tweeted "President Trump should cancel his meeting with Turkish President Erdogan. Read my statement:" See the Tweet here.

04/24/2017- Rep. Deutch tweeted "Today we remember the lives lost during the ArmenianGenocide of 1915." See the Tweet here.

05/30/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Jason Attermann from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

05/23/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Jason Attermann from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

05/22/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Jason Attermann from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

04/30/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Jason Attermann from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/12/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Casey Kustin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/12/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Casey Kustin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/12/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Jason Attermann from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/09/2018 - Lobbyists from Daschle Group, LLC e-mailed Casey Kustin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding a meeting request. Read the FARA filing here.

03/08/2018 - Lydia Borland of LB International Solutions, LLC met with Kimberly Allen from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkish relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/05/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Jason Attermann from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/05/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Molly Lazio from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/01/2018 - Robert Wexler of Ballard Partners e-mailed Josh Rogin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkey relations. Read the FARA filing here.

02/27/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Jason Attermann from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

01/29/2018 - Robert Wexler of Ballard Partners e-mailed Josh Rogin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkey relations. Read the FARA filing here.

12/14/2017 - Robert Wexler of Ballard Partners e-mailed Josh Rogin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkey relations. Read the FARA filing here.

12/11/2017 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Josh Rogin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

11/15/2017 - Robert Wexler of Ballard Partners e-mailed Josh Rogin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkey relations. Read the FARA filing here.

10/27/2017 - Robert Wexler of Ballard Partners e-mailed Josh Rogin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkey relations. Read the FARA filing here.

10/27/2017 - Robert Wexler of Ballard Partners e-mailed Josh Lipman from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkey relations. Read the FARA filing here.

10/03/2017 - Robert Wexler of Ballard Partners e-mailed Josh Rogin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkey relations. Read the FARA filing here.

10/03/2017 - Robert Wexler of Ballard Partners e-mailed Josh Lipman from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Turkey relations. Read the FARA filing here.

06/09/2017 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Casey Kustin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

06/08/2017 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Casey Kustin from the office of Rep. Ted Deutch regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.