Sen. Joe Donnelly called Russia a 'thug-ocracy' and Sen. Dan Coats is introducing legislation to cut additional Russian/U.S. ties.
Coats is one of nine U.S. officials sanctioned by Russia.
U.S. Sen. Dan Coats, R-Indiana, says the U.S. can encourage Russia to withdraw from the Ukraine by applying economic pressure.
Both of Indiana's U.S. senators voted in favor of the bill, which now heads to President Obama.
Sens. Coats and Donnelly introduced the Respect for National Cemeteries Act Friday
If it had not been reauthorized, many women's groups were worried facilities that help women and men facing the threat of domestic violence could be closed.
Indiana politicians and residents are expressing relief after learning of the death of Osama Bin Laden.