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 115th Congress will be announced in September, 2018.

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

Ted Cruz

R- Texas
U.S. Senate

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Cosponsored the Armenian Genocide Resolution, S.Res.136? Yes
Cosponsored the Haiti and Armenia Reforestation Act, S.3272? No
Cosponsored the Block F-35 Sale To Turkey Act, S.2781? No
Cosponsored the Restrict International Financial Aid to Turkey Act, S.3248? No
Cosponsored the Religious Freedom in Eurasia Resolution, S.Res.539? No
Cosponsored the Promoting Religious Freedom Resolution, S.Res.162? Yes
Cosponsored the End Cyprus Arms Embargo Act, S.2963? No
Condemned the May 2017 Erdogan-ordered attacks in Sheridan Circle? Yes
Offered remarks in 2017 / 2018 in Remembrance of the Armenian Genocide in the Senate? No
Participated in the 2017 / 2018 Capitol Hill Commemorations of the Armenian Genocide? No
Participated in the ANCA's June 2018 Armenia First Republic Centennial Event? No
Signed the February 2017 Corker-Cardin Letter demanding Erdogan free Pastor Brunson? Yes
Signed the April 2018 Tillis-Shaheen letter demanding Erdogan free Pastor Brunson? Yes

07/02/2017 - Sen. Cruz supports S.Res.136 which calls for Turkish recognition of the Armenian Genocide. Read the full article here.

05/20/2017 - Sen. Cruz joins Congressional colleauges in demanding an immediate apology from the Turkish government for their attacks against peaceful protesters at Sheridan Circle in Washington, DC. Read the full article here.

05/17/2017- Sen. Cruz tweeted "I strongly condemn the violence that took place yesterday outside the Turkish Embassy in Washington" Read the Tweet here.

04/24/2017- Sen. Cruz tweeted "RT @latimes: Thousands expected for march commemorating 102nd anniversary of Armenian genocide" Read the Tweet here.

04/24/2017- Sen. Cruz cosponsors S. Res 136, calling for recognition of the Armenian Genocide by the United States. Read the full statement here.

02/16/2017- Sen. Cruz tweeted "Congress stands united in calling on Turkey to release imprisoned American Pastor #FreeAndrewBrunson" Read the Tweet here.

05/23/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Chris Homan from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

05/22/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

05/14/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

04/30/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed Will Batson from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

04/30/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/05/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

03/05/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

02/27/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

02/23/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

01/31/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

01/31/2018 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.

11/17/2017 - Lobbyists from BGR Government Affairs, LLC e-mailed David Milstein from the office of Sen. Ted Cruz regarding U.S.-Azerbaijan relations. Read the FARA filing here.