Jul 29, 2017
Trump will sign the Russia sanctions bill
Statement from the President:
President Donald J. Trump read early drafts of the bill and negotiated regarding critical elements of it. He has now reviewed the final version and, based on its responsiveness to his negotiations, approves the bill and intends to sign it.
Why this matters: Trump is yielding to massive Congressional majorities that want to punish Russia. And the Russians have already retaliated.