Two members of Congress from Pennsylvania traveled to Poland close to the Ukraine border to evaluate the scenario.
Lehigh Valley Congresswoman Susan Wild and Bucks County Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick are a part of a bipartisan group of lawmakers within the space.
Wild tells MSNBC the group is dedicated to creating certain the Ukrainian president’s request to produce the nation with fighter planes is met.
I am on the bottom within the Poland, the place as of tomorrow, ONE MILLION Ukrainians may have crossed over the border searching for refuge. I talked with @YasminMSNBC about how the US can greatest help Poland and our NATO allies who’re integral to the protection of Ukraine. pic.twitter.com/zzTw6NpYgu
— Rep. Susan Wild (@RepSusanWild) March 6, 2022
Fitzpatrick tweeted his proposal that Russian President Putin be given one week to take away all troops from Ukraine.
5. Resolution: Putin has one week to take away all troops from Ukraine, de-escalate tensions and cease murdering Ukrainians. If he fails to take action in a single week, we instantly transfer to make Ukraine a everlasting member of NATO. (8/8)
— Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick 🇺🇸 (@RepBrianFitz) March 5, 2022
If Putin fails to take action, Fitzpatrick says the U.S. ought to instantly transfer to make Ukraine a everlasting member of NATO.