‘UKRAINE FREEDOM SUPPORT ACT OF 2014’ PASSES CONGRESS… PRESIDENT OBAMA SIGNS ACT

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Washington, DC (UNIS) – The Ukraine Freedom Support Act of 2014 passed the United States Senate in the late hours of Saturday, December 13th.  With the unanimous consent vote in both chambers, the bill was sent to President Barack Obama’s desk for his signature.  President Obama signed the Ukraine Freedom Support Act on Thursday, December 18, 2014.

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URGENT ACTION ITEM Companion bill to S.2828

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Dear Friends of Ukraine!

A companion bill to S.2828 was introduced yesterday in the House of Representatives with 10 co-sponsors (bipartisan). HR5782 was introduced yesterday by Rep. Marcy Kaptur, co-chair of the Congressional Ukrainian Caucus, and supported by the following oroginal co-sponsors:

Rep. Sander Levin (D-MI), co-chair of the Congressional Ukrainian Caucus
Rep. Jim Gerlach, co-chair of the Congressional Ukrainian Caucus
Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ)
Rep. James Moran (D-VA)
Rep. William Keating (D-MA)
Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY)
Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ)
Rep. Gerald Connolly (D-VA)
Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX)
Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL)

PLEASE CONTACT YOUR MEMBER OF CONGRESS TO SUPPORT THIS BILL!
TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE AS CONGRESS IS IN SESSION FOR ONE MORE WEEK.

Please visit http://house.gov, find your representative, and send the following message:

 


Sample Letter:

I request that Rep. (name) co-sponsor HR5782, the Ukraine Freedom Support Act of 2014.
This bill provides defensive military assistance to Ukraine and would grant Ukraine Major Non-NATO Ally (MNNA) Status.
The bill is in the United States’ national security interests.

 

Please pass this e-mail to your e-mail distribution lists. UKRAINE NEEDS YOUR ASSISTANCE NOW!

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