ICYMI: ACU’s Letter to the Senate Urging Opposition to Combining Ukraine Loan & IMF Funding Legislation

Published Date: 
Fri, 2014-03-21

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In case you missed it, The Washington Examiner’s David M. Drucker reported on ACU’s push for Senators to oppose combining Ukraine loan and IMF funding.

American Conservative Union urges Senate to go with House GOP’s Ukraine Aid Package

By David M. Drucker 

The American Conservative Union is urging the Senate to reject a Ukraine aid package negotiated by the Foreign Relations Committee in favor of supporting a House-passed bill.

With the Democratic-controlled Senate set to resume consideration of legislation that would provide financial assistance to Ukraine and further sanction Russia, the ACU on Friday sent a letter to all senators outlining its opposition to the proposal because of an International Monetary Fund measure included in the bill. Passage of the bill was delayed last week because of a Republican filibuster.

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