Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) said Wednesday night that Russia has decided to move quickly to secure the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine because Russia sees Obama as a weak president.
United Kingdom Defense Secretary Philip Hammond 03/12/14 05:56 PM EDT
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel recently published the results of his department’s four-yearly...
Sen. Marco Rubio was dismissed from jury duty in Florida on Wednesday.
The measure from Sen. Barrasso was ruled out of order.
Obama said he and other global leaders "completely reject" the secession vote.
Four Republicans back the measure in a 14-3 vote.
The congressional delegation will travel to Ukraine on Thursday.
Kerry said he will meet with Sergei Lavrov on Friday to try and "diffuse" mounting tensions.
Russell Berman 03/12/14 11:13 AM EDT
“This IMF money isn’t necessary for dealing with this Ukraine crisis,” Boehner said.