Congress votes to back Ukraine by suspending normal trade relations with Russia

Senators sent measures to House with rare unanimous vote

By: - April 8, 2022 4:13 am

Demonstrators gathered at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, March 27, 2022, as part of a national day of action. They called for more efforts by the United States and other nations globally to stop the Russian invasion of Ukraine, which began over a month ago. (Photo by Marisa Demarco / Source New Mexico)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.