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Schumer's Russia Sanctions Gambit

The goal of U.S. sanctions is to change behavior. But tell that to Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, who is trying to score political points by killing an agreement between the Treasury Department and owners of Rusal, Russia’s aluminum giant. Mr. Schumer is talking tough on Moscow, without even trying to explain what a better […]

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Schumer's Russia Sanctions Gambit

216 Comments By The Editorial Board The Editorial Board The Wall Street Journal Biography @WSJopinion WSJOpinion Jan. 14, 2019 7:23 p.m. ET Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks to members of the media at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Jan. 9. Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News The goal of U.S. sanctions is to change behavior. […]

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