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  GOP congressman on Russian hacking: 'Terrific' that voters got more truthful information
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Last EditedRP  Dec 16, 2016 02:38pm
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AuthorChris Massie
MediaTV News - CNN
News DateFriday, December 16, 2016 08:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionRepublican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher said Thursday that it was "terrific" that voters got more truthful information about Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, regardless of whether the hackers were Russian.
"The hackers, whether or not they're Russian hackers, I don't know," the California congressman said. "I know the CIA and the FBI disagree as to who the hackers are. But whether they're Russian hackers or any other hackers, the only information that we were getting from hackers was accurate information, was truthful. And that's not gonna turn the tide. If the American people have been given more truthful information, that's terrific."

Contrary to what Rohrabacher said, US intelligence agencies have near uniform consensus blaming Russia for hacks during the presidential campaign into the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman John Podesta.
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