On Senate Floor, Portman Calls for the Senate to Act Quickly on Finland & Sweden’s NATO Applications, Highlights Need for More Weaponry to Ukraine & Global Food Shortages Caused by Russian Aggression

Written by on July 20, 2022

July 20, 2022


Press Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – This evening, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered remarks on the Senate floor in support of Ukraine for the 18th consecutive week while the Senate has been in session. Portman called for the Senate to approve Finland and Sweden’s NATO application before the August district work period begins, urged the administration to send more High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems or HIMARS to Ukraine to target Russian artillery from long distances and noted the humanitarian effects of Russia’s war. Senator Portman talked about one of the war . . .

Current track