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Why politicization of intelligence leaves U.S. 'vulnerable'

Clip: 02/21/2020 | 4m 58s Video has closed captioning.

Multiple news outlets report that U.S. intelligence officials told House lawmakers recently that Russia is actively trying to help President Trump be reelected. In response, Trump has lashed out at Democrats, saying they are starting a “rumor” about Russian election interference. Yamiche Alcindor talks to Laura Rosenberger of the Alliance for Securing Democracy about what’s at stake.

Aired: 02/21/20

Rating: NR

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