Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, center, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, heads to the chamber in March 2014 to advance a bill providing $1 billion in loan guarantees to Ukraine as former President Barack Obama met with U.S. allies in Europe to punish Moscow for its annexation of the Crimean peninsula.
Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, center, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, heads to the chamber in March 2014 to advance a bill providing $1 billion in loan guarantees to Ukraine as former President Barack Obama met with U.S. allies in Europe to punish Moscow for its annexation of the Crimean peninsula. Scott Applewhite AP file
Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, center, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, heads to the chamber in March 2014 to advance a bill providing $1 billion in loan guarantees to Ukraine as former President Barack Obama met with U.S. allies in Europe to punish Moscow for its annexation of the Crimean peninsula. Scott Applewhite AP file