Trump imposes new sanctions on Russia over chemical weapons use.
That is the title of article from The Hill. It does not say Trump let Congressional legislation languish on his desk. If Trump did let any legislation languish on his desk after ten days, not months, it is vetoed.
Another hole in that right-wing narrative.
Under sustained pressure from Congress, President Donald Trump has imposed long-overdue, legally mandated sanctions on Russia for its poisoning of an ex-spy in the United Kingdom.
Russian agents were accused of using a banned nerve agent to carry out a failed March 2018 attack on British soil against former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia. The Kremlin has denied the allegations. The attack left the Skripals in a coma and killed another woman.
Trump signed the executive order on sanctions Thursday, more than six months after they were due and a day after a call with President Vladimir Putin.