January 20, 2012 – Washington, D.C. – The Advisory Council for Bosnia and Herzegovina (ACBH) is pleased to announce that Congressman John Larson, Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus in the United States House of Representatives – the fourth highest ranking position among House Democrats, has joined the Congressional Caucus on Bosnia (Bosnian Caucus). Congressman Larson is the U.S. Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district, serving since 1999.
"ACBH is honored to have Congressman Larson as a member of the Bosnian Caucus and we welcome his support for a democratic, multiethnic and indivisible BiH. We are highly encouraged by Congressman Larson joining the Bosnian Caucus, increasing the Caucus to 27 members" said ACBH President, Admir Serifovic.
As the voice for Bosnian-Americans, ACBH looks forward to working with all Bosnian Caucus members in furthering its work on U.S. – Bosnia relations. We encourage all Bosnian-Americans to contact their members of Congress and ask them to join the bipartisan Congressional Caucus on Bosnia.
The Bosnian Caucus, chaired by longstanding friends of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ) and Congressman Russ Carnahan (D-MO), provides congressional support for necessary political and economic reforms in Bosnia and Herzegovina and also strengthens the U.S. engagement in the region.
To learn more about how you can get involved please click here or contact the ACBH Executive Director, Ms. Ajla Delkic at (202) 347-6742 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about Congressman Larson please visit: http://www.larson.house.gov/
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ACBH is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the interests of Bosnian-Americans and works to improve relations between the United States and BiH. ACBH advocates for a democratic, multiethnic, and indivisible BiH with a primary goal of advancing the integration of BiH into the EU and NATO.