Making a Virtue of Necessity

Last Saturday, the Trump White House announced that the President would not veto the Congressional bill that ties his hands about reducing sanctions on Russia.

The fact that Congress has the votes to easily override his veto might have something to do with the White House decision.
That said, the president has not swallowed the fact that AG Jeff Sessions does not have a responsibility to protect the president, so that piece of power within the Senate — the Senate support of what they Republicans consider one of their own— makes the presidents feud with Sessions a feud with many bad repercussions. All of them negative to the president!

Jeff Sessions has his own power base within not just the Senate, but within the conservative movement. The feud is an unnecessary and damaging route the president does not need to take

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