In a recent interview with the Wall Street Journal, Trump said he was open to lifting sanctions on the Russian government if Russia proves helpful to the United States in some areas.
“That would be horrible,” Schumer said on ABC.
The Democratic leader said his legislation would have bipartisan support from Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.).
“We need more sanctions against Russia. We should not relax them,” McCain said in an interview on the same program.