Reflections from the Executive Mansion

FILE - President Donald Trump speaks during a reception for Greek Independence Day, Monday, March 18, 2019, in the East Room of the White House in Washington with Archbishop Demetrios of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

WASHINGTON, DC – On Monday, March 18, 2019 an annual tradition continued at the White House, a wonderful reception and a presentation of speeches that recognizes the importance of the Greek War of Independence and the impact of Greek-Americans on the United States of America.

Greek-Americans cannot for a minute take this annual happening for granted because our community is one of just two ethnic minorities in the United States that are given such an annual audience with the President of …

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