House overwhelmingly approves Russia sanctions

The House voted 419-3 to approve legislation sanctioning Russia, Iran, and North Korea, including constraints on President Donald Trump’s power to ease or end penalties against Vladimir Putin’s government. The Senate is expected to soon follow suit on a bill that the White House has not yet committed to signing despite its rhetorical support for the new sanctions.

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