WP: Sanders briefed by U.S. officials that Russia trying to help his presidential campaign U.S. President Trump and lawmakers on Capitol Hill also have been informed about the Russian assistance to the Vermont senator.
14:10, 22 February 2020
Reuters: In wake of impeachment, U.S. senators to visit Ukraine Johnson is chairman, and Barrasso and Murphy are members, of a Senate subcommittee on Europe and Regional Security Cooperation.
13:22, 13 February 2020
U.S. senators call on Trump to declassify war powers act notification to Congress of initiation of hostilities against Iran The senators say decisions on important national security matters must be shared with the American people in a timely manner.
23:50, 06 January 2020
U.S. senators arrive in Kyiv, meets with new prosecutor general They began their visit by meeting with Prosecutor General Ruslan Riaboshapka to hear his perspective on Ukraine's anti-corruption reforms.
13:41, 05 September 2019
Senator Cruz says U.S. has ability to halt Nord Stream 2 – media The pipeline – which will double Germany's imports of Russian gas – was more than 70 percent complete as of the beginning of August.
10:18, 04 September 2019
U.S. senators banned from entering Russia to visit Ukraine this week Thus, the diplomats intend to demonstrate bipartisan support for the new Ukrainian government.
10:54, 03 September 2019
Russia denies travel visa to U.S. Senator Ron Johnson – media Johnson has in the past said Russia is taking "a dark turn" under President Vladimir Putin and criticized him in the visa denial announcement.
09:54, 27 August 2019
U.S. senator calls for designating Russia as state sponsor of terrorism Russia’s abhorrent actions around the world, including support for terror groups in Ukraine and Syria, the chemical weapons attacks on the soil of a NATO ally, and interference in elections around the world, should be more than enough to formally label Putin's Russia what it is, the senator believes.
09:00, 20 June 2019
U.S. senator introduces bill to impose sanctions on Russia's Nord Stream 2 The bill also provides for expanding American natural gas exports.
11:40, 14 June 2019
Senator Portman: Zelensky committed to strengthening U.S. ties, pushing back on Russian aggression Portman said he would continue to support Ukraine.
17:35, 02 June 2019
Zelensky meets with U.S. Senator: We have two wars – with Russia and corruption The Ukrainian president and Robert Portman discussed topical issues of implementing reforms that should bring Ukraine closer to the EU and NATO.
20:56, 30 May 2019
U.S. senators to try again with tougher Russia sanctions bill – media The new bill may have a better chance of passing Congress now, either as a whole or as amendments to other legislation, in the face of growing bipartisan anger over Moscow's interference in other countries' affairs.
10:57, 14 February 2019
Reuters: Former Republican Sen. Kyl to replace McCain; wins bipartisan praise Once Kyl is sworn in, Republicans will return to the 51 seats they held in the 100-member Senate before McCain's death.
21:55, 04 September 2018
Three U.S. senators concerned over NYT report claiming Ukraine not cooperating on Russia probe Earlier, top prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko said that "the ball is on the U.S. side" claiming Ukraine cannot finish its investigation without information from the FBI probe.
12:40, 05 May 2018
U.S. senator visits Donbas, says Ukraine to get sniper weapon systems – media Portman called the decision one of the particular examples proving that the U.S. stands with Ukraine.
11:40, 06 April 2018
President Poroshenko awards Order of Merit to U.S. Senator Portman The sides also discussed the situation in Donbas, anti-Russian sanctions, and reforms in Ukraine.
02:44, 05 April 2018
Ukrainian immigrant Spartz picked to replace retiring state senator – media <p>Victoria Spartz, chief financial officer for the Office of the Indiana Attorney General, has been chosen to replace retiring state Sen. Luke Kenley in his District 20 seat, according to Indianapolis Business Journal (IBJ).</p>
22:39, 07 September 2017