Tag: foreign-interference

John Ratcliffe China Election Influence
China ‘Sought to Influence’ Presidential Elections: DNI Ratcliffe
Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe said that he believes China “sought to influence the 2020 U.S. federal elections” in an unclassified letter sent to Congress.  Ratcliffe’s letter expressed that he does not believe the...
Acting AG Jeffrey A. Rosen
Acting Attorney General Takes Aim at ‘Malign Foreign Interference’ in US Elections
On Dec. 14, U.S. Attorney General William Barr stepped down from his position. President Donald Trump announced on Twitter that Barr would be leaving “just before Christmas to spend the holidays with his family.” Despite...
Sanctions in Trump’s 2018 Executive Order on Foreign Interference in a US Election Loom Large
Executive Order 13848, titled Imposing Certain Sanctions in the Event of Foreign Interference in a United States Election, was issued more than two years ago on September 12, 2018, by President Donald Trump. The executive...