Senate Foreign Relations Committee members Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., left, and Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., right, arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 27, 2014, for a Senate vote on the Ukraine Aid Bill. The Senate approved the legislation by voice vote Thursday at the same time the House was passing a different version on a 399-19 vote.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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