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U.S. Sen. John McCain blasted the president's "more of the same" strategy for Ukraine and described it as "doomed to fail." (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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Senate Armed Services Chairman John McCain, Arizona Republican, told CNN on Wednesday that King Abdullah, who met with senators while in Washington, is frustrated by a "huge bureaucratic bottleneck in the State Department." "He needs some types of weapons very badly," Mr. McCain said. "We'll be working immediately to try and achieve that for him." (Associated Press)

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Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., bangs the gavel to start a committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington in this Jan. 21, 2015, file photo. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)

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Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., gathers a bipartisan group of senators to call on President Barack Obama to provide defensive weapons to Ukraine to fight Russian-backed rebel groups and to stave off incursions from Russia and Ukrainian separatists, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain got fed up with protesters during a hearing on Thursday, telling them to "get out of here, you low-life scum." (CNN)

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Senator John McCain. (AFP PHOTO/POOL/MANDEL NGAN)

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Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican, has warned that Iran is "on the march" in the Middle East. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Wallace)

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US Senator John McCain (R-AZ) arrives for US President Barack Obama's State Of The Union address on January 20, 2015 at the US Capitol in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/POOL/MANDEL NGAN

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Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., bangs the gavel to start the committee's hearing to examine global challenges and U.S. national security strategy, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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Image: Twitter, John McCain

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Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., listens to questions from reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) ** FILE **

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The Republican takeover of the Senate may pave the way for Sen. John McCain (left) and other GOP foreign policy hawks like Sen. Lindsey Graham to try to play "back-seat driver" to the White House, but at the end of the day, "if the president doesn't want to do what they push for, that's entirely up to him," said one senior congressional aide. (Associated Press)

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Sens. John McCain (left) and Marco Rubio (right), and Sen. Lindsey Graham — who all collaborated with Mr. Obama and Democrats last year to pass a broad legalization bill in the Senate — said in a letter that the president lacks the legal authority to act on his own. (Associated Press)

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Senate Armed Services Committee members Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican, and Sen. Kelly Ayotte, New Hampshire Republican, have criticized the Air Force's decision to retire the A-10 Warthogs in favor of keeping the B-1B aircraft in play as the A-10s are the only aircraft specifically devoted to close air support. Mr. McCain, himself a former Air Force pilot, was incensed upon first learning of the A-10's retirement.

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Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington in this June 4, 2014, file photo. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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Republican Sen. Pat Roberts talks to supporters during a campaign stop with Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, in Overland Park, Kan. McCain is the latest in a series high-profile Republicans coming to Kansas to support Robert's reelection campaign as he faces independent challenger Greg Orman. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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FILE – In this April 9, 2013 file photo Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., left, talks with Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. on Capitol Hill in Washington. After investigating the IRS for more than a year, two key senators, a Democrat, Levin, and a Republican, McCain, disagree on whether the tax agency treated conservative groups worse than their liberal counterparts when they applied for tax-exempt status. The Senate’s subcommittee on investigations released competing reports Friday on how the IRS handled applications from political groups during the 2010 and 2012 elections. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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** FILE ** Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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** FILE ** This May 14, 2014, file photo shows Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaking to reporters on Capitol in Washington. (AP Photo, File)