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Turkish PACs Meet with Congressman Beyer

On March 28, TC-USA PAC, TC-NE PAC and TC-Midwest PAC were sponsors of a dinner in Washington, DC, honoring Congressman Don Beyer’s (D-VA/8th). Representatives from the Turkish American community in Virginia who attended the dinner highlighted the importance of continuing dialogue between Turkey and the United States and maintaining the alliance. As a token of […]

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Our mission is to encourage and support Turkish Americans, particularly women, to participate in the American political system by engaging with elected officials and by running for public office.

We could not have done it without you!

Ending the 2015-2016 Election Cycle, the Turkish American Community stepped up to the plate in political giving. Thank you Turkish Americans and friends of the US – Turkey Relationship.

Turkish American Appointed Officials

Judge Halil Suleyman Ozerden currently serves as a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. He was nominated to the position by President George W. Bush in 2006.

Turkish American Elected Officials

Hon. Ali Paksoy Judge Ali Paksoy serves as a district court judge for the 27B Judicial District of North Carolina, which presides over Cleveland and Lincoln countries. Judge Paksoy received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his J.D. from the University of Alabama. Tayfun Selen Tayfun Selen of […]

Turkish Americans Elected to Public Office: Past & Present

Updated June 18, 2020 John Alpay John Alpay, a resident of San Clemente, served as Area 3 Trustee for the Capistrano Unified School District, the ninth largest school district in California from November 2010 until 2016. He previously served as a Parks & Recreation Commissioner for San Clemente, and on the Budget & Finance Committee […]

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About NC-TAW PAC What is NC-TAW PAC? The National Coalition of Turkish American Women Political Action Committee –  NC-TAW PAC is an entity supporting Turkish Americans, particularly women, to participate in the American political system by engaging with elected officials and by running for public office. Who can contribute to the NC-TAW PAC? Only Green […]

Get Involved

One of the easiest ways to make a difference is to take a few minutes to call your member of Congress and request that they join the Congressional Caucus on Turkey and Turkish Americans (Turkey Caucus).

Political Activism

Turkish American political action committees work across the US to promote an ever-stronger friendship between the US and Turkey, forged on the basis of shared democratic principles and strategic interests.

What is PAC?

A political action committee (PAC) organized for the purpose of raising and spending money to elect and defeat candidates. PACs can give $5,000 to a candidate committee per election.