Lawmakers Join Protest Outside White House Amid Russia Fallout
The president drew criticisms from both parties for indicating he accepted Putin's denial that the Kremlin attempt to sway the 2016 U.S. vote.... "Welcome defenders of democracy; you are a beautiful sight!" said Rep. John Sarbanes, D-Md., at the rally.... "Mr. President, why will you not protect our democracy?" ... The vigil was one of about 200 protests around the United States organized by liberal groups, aimed at the Russian controversy.