CNN 21 Feb 2020

Officials tell Sanders Russia is trying to help his campaign


Sen. Bernie Sanders warns Russia to stay out of US elections following reporting that American officials Sanders that Russia is trying to help his presidential campaign as part of their efforts to meddle with the Democratic primary contest.

The intelligence community's top election security official delivered a briefing to lawmakers warning them that the intelligence community believes Russia is already taking steps to interfere in the 2020 election with the goal of helping President Donald Trump win, three sources familiar with the matter tell CNN.
California Republican Rep. Devin Nunes reacts to reports Russia is trying to aid Trump's reielection campaign.

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Russia is again trying to intervene in U.S. elections in a bid to help President Trump win re-election. And 2020 candidate Bernie Sanders now says he's been briefed on Russian efforts to assist his campaign as well. But only Sanders has openly rejected and repudiated these Russian attempts to interfere in elections.
Reacting to reports of Russian interference in the 2020 election, Sen. Elizabeth Warren tells Lawrence O'Donnell: "This is a national security threat. If Americans come to conclude that the result of an election - any election - is not true, that is it is not really based on how Americans voted, then that undercuts our democracy." Aired on 02/20/20.

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