EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – This week on Newsmakers: U.S. Senator Jack Reed. With tensions in Ukraine escalating, the relationship between the United States and Russia has been strained. Reed – a member of the U.S. Armed Services Committee – talks about potential next steps in Ukraine and Syria. Reed also discusses the Affordable Care Act with the enrollment phase in the rear view mirror. Seeking his fourth term, the state’s senior senator weighs in on a potential opponent’s legal battle to enter the race.