Russia Tried to Undermine Confidence in Voting Systems, Senators Say

The problem now is the current administration will obviously do NOTHING about this before 18 or 20. The other problem is the fact they’re doing it is enough. “Successful” is not the point.-OEN

WASHINGTON — Russia was preparing to undermine confidence in the United States’ voting process when its hackers surveilled around 20 state election systems in the run-up to the 2016 elections, the Senate Intelligence Committee concluded in a brief report released on Tuesday.

But the committee said it saw no evidence that the Russians had ultimately changed vote tallies or voter registration information. In a few states, however, Russian hackers were “in a position to, at a minimum, alter or delete voter registration data,” the committee said.

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