BY ARAM SUREN HAMPARIAN
— Congressman Robert Wexler, the Chairman of the Turkish Caucus and a leading Armenian Genocide denier, has retired from Congress.
— Congressman John Murtha, who led attacks against the 2007 Armenian Genocide Resolution, has fallen ill in recent days. The Washington Post’s political blog reports that his political future may be in doubt.
— Congressman Dan Burton, the most vocal Armenian Genocide denier in the U.S. House, is facing a powerful primary challenge from Dr. John McGoff.
— Congresswoman Jean Schmidt, the number #1 recipient of funds from Armenian Genocide deniers, is set to face David Krikorian, a talented public servant and proud Armenian American, in this November’s general election.
— Congresswoman Jane Harman, who, while she was a cosponsor of the Armenian Genocide Resolution in 2007 secretly sought to torpedo the adoption of this human rights measure, is facing a solid primary challenge from Marcy Winograd.
— Congressmen John Tanner and Marion Berry (both have received F- ratings from the ANCA) are both retiring from Congress.