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John McCain shuts down Trump's complaints about Congress over the Russian sanctions law

On Thursday, President Trump warned that "our relationship with Russia is at an all-time and very dangerous low," blaming Congress for cornering him with a veto-proof bill imposing new sanctions on Moscow.

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), one of the Senate's 98 votes in favor of the legislation, responded to the criticism on Twitter:

McCain's favorability rating was recently recorded as 23 points higher than Trump's.