The U.S. Postal Service and private couriers FedEx, UPS, and DHL all suspended service to Russia after it invaded Ukraine.
He also requested further actions from the federal government and Alaska businesses and individuals.
With just a day’s notice, dozens of Juneau residents gathered on Saturday afternoon at Marine Park Pavilion, wearing “Alaskans Stand with Ukraine” buttons and carrying blue and yellow.
As he runs for re-election, Sullivan is threading a needle. He rarely criticizes Trump, but as a tide of anger at the president rises, he isn’t waving a Trump banner, either.
In a video, Sen. Dan Sullivan criticizes House Democrats for the impeachment process and defends the Senate’s decision not to call new witnesses. He also defends the president’s right to pursue investigations in Ukraine.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski casts blame on the House of Representatives for an impeachment process she says was rushed. She also blames senators of both parties, who she says had decided the verdict before the trial even started.
“It’s a bad deal, and I voted ‘no,’ and I’m saying I’m dead-right on it,” says Republican Rep. Don Young, Alaska’s lone member of the U.S. House.
Alaska Republican Sen. Dan Sullivan believes the process the House is using is more partisan than what former presidents Bill Clinton or Richard Nixon faced.
A Republican anti-Trump group wants Sen. Lisa Murkowski to criticize the president for asking Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden. But both of Alaska’s senators have said they see shades of gray in the Ukraine picture.
In Haines on Monday, Sen. Dan Sullivan offered his most extensive public remarks yet on President Donald Trump’s controversial phone call with Ukraine’s president.