The special counsel identified Roger Stone as an actor in the same “alleged criminal event or transaction” that is central to the Russian hacking case.
Dutch spies alerted their American counterparts as early as 2014 about Russian hacking into State Department and White House computers and subsequent Russian hacking of the Democratic Party in the 2016 election, according to a ...
With the election over and Republicans occupying all branches of government, as well as controlling most state legislatures, it’s easy to forget that just a few short months ago the Republican Party seemed to be ...
Two weeks ago Roger Stone, a Trump adviser and Republican operative, linked to a copy of the fake document on Twitter, writing, “If this is real: OMG!!”
The Republican challenger has already benefitted from foreign hacking, persuasively attributed to Russia, of the private, and often embarrassing, emails of the DNC and Hillary Clinton’s staff.
"We'll respect the outcome of this election," said Mike Pence. "The peaceful transfer of power is a hallmark of American history."
Speaking to reporters aboard the campaign plane, Podesta said the FBI probe is part of a broader investigation into the hacking of Democratic computers. He said Russia is behind the hack.
"These thefts and disclosures are intended to interfere with the U.S. election process," the joint agency statement said. "However, we are not now in a position to attribute this activity to the Russian Government."
The FBI is investigating suspected foreign attempts to hack mobile phones used by Democratic Party officials as recently as the past month.