Tag: helsinki commission

Maria Elvira Salazar Testifies Before Helsinki Commission About Foreign Communist Corruption

Last week, U.S. Rep. María Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., testified about the importance of fighting foreign communist corruption at a hearing held by the U.S. Helsinki Commission. During her testimony, Salazar outlined legislation she has introduced...

Jim Clyburn Keeps Alcee Hastings as a Senior Whip on Capitol Hill

This week, U.S. House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn, D-SC, announced that Hastings will serve as a senior whip, a role the South Florida congressman had last year.

Alcee Hastings Leads Call for Comprehensive Action From Europe to Address Anti-Black Racism

The letter also urges an immediate inquiry into an altercation involving a black member of the European Parliament and a Belgian police officer.

Alcee Hastings Leads Congressional Delegation at Helsinki Commission Meeting

Last week, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla.,  the chairman of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (the Helsinki Commission), led a congressional delegation to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Parliamentary Assembly’s (OSCE PA) meeting in Austria. 

Nancy Pelosi Taps Alcee Hastings to Take Over the Helsinki Commission

Hastings has handily kept his seat despite the Treasury Department being forced to pay out $220,000 to settle with a former staffer who accused the congressman of sexual harassment and being ranked by Judicial Watch as the number one member of Congress when it came to nepotism.