Last week I talked to Senator Angus King, I-Maine, and other experts about the Russian attacks on state electoral systems. Their message: the threat was real, it continues, and not enough is being done to prevent a potential Election Day disaster.
I report on all this in this article in yesterday’s Maine Sunday Telegram. Another item of note: one of the leading electoral cybersecurity experts in the country says we can’t rule out vote tallies having been effected last November, absent a forensic audit of those voting machines that we can actually audit.
On Friday, I reported on how two members of President Trump’s commission on electoral fraud — one of them Maine’s secretary of state — want that body to take up the hacking of state systems. For further coverage on the Russia-and-the-2016 Election story, click on the “Russia” label at the bottom of any of these stories.