New Russia Sanctions Are Well-Intentioned -- But Poorly Targeted
September 2, 2020
By Andrew Langer
Vladimir Putin is arguably the free world's most dangerous foe. In the past few years alone, he has invaded Ukraine, propped up murderous dictators in Syria and Iran, and even meddled in America's elections.
Now, Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Marco Rubio (R-FL), and Bob Menendez (D-NJ) have a plan to stop him. The three recently shepherded a bipartisan sanctions package through the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
The senators' hearts are in the right place. But unfortunately, their package is so poorly targeted, it'd hurt America's economy more than Russia's. America...