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(Kiev) -- Senator Bob Menendez calls Russian involvement in Ukraine an invasion. Speaking from Kiev, the New Jersey Democrat told CNN's "State of the Union" Russian President Vladimir Putin has sized up the West and believes it won't defend Ukraine. Menendez says Russian...
(Milwaukee, WI) -- President Obama is spending Labor Day afternoon in Milwaukee. Shelia Cochran with Wisconsin AFL-CIO says the President will speak at Milwaukee's Laborfest this afternoon. The Milwaukee Area Labor Council says the President will talk about jobs, the economy and...
(Undated) -- The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee is criticizing what he calls the Obama administration's lack of action on foreign policy. Speaking on "Fox News Sunday," Michigan Republican Mike Rogers called ISIS in Iraq a long and growing threat to the United...
(New York, NY) -- Congressman Peter King says the United States needs to step up its efforts to deal with ISIS. On CBS' "Face The Nation," the New York Republican lawmaker said the President must order airstrikes on Syria to fight the terrorist group. King warned terrorist...
(Cottonwood, AZ) -- Senator John McCain says the United States can't avoid getting involved in Ukraine. Speaking on CBS' "Face the Nation," the Arizona Republican said America doesn't have to put boots on the ground, but needs to help the Ukrainians. McCain said Russian...
(Cottonwood, AZ) -- Senator John McCain believes President Obama is either "in denial or overwhelmed" by the growing threat of ISIS in Iraq. Speaking on CBS' "Face the Nation," the Arizona Republican insisted a detailed strategy based on a clear policy is needed in the region...
(Seattle, WA) -- Representative Adam Smith says the complexity of Syrian politics makes it difficult for the U.S. to take action against ISIS. On CBS' "Face the Nation," the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee explained that attacking the terrorists could be...
(New York, NY) -- Former U.S. Ambassador to the UN Bill Richardson believes the wide-ranging threat of ISIS could work to the advantage of President Obama. On ABC's "This Week," the former Democratic governor of New Mexico said whatever strategy the U.S. eventually adopts, it...
(Undated) -- Oklahoma Congressman Tom Cole says there's too much emphasis in acting now when it comes to ISIS. On ABC's "This Week," the Republican lawmaker says President Obama should work with Congress and not act on his own to fight against the terrorist group. Cole adds...