A leading Republican on the House Intelligence Committee accused Democrats of being insincere in their efforts to secure elections.
Texas Rep. Will Hurd, ranking member of the panel’s subcommittee on intelligence modernization and readiness, said on Monday the United States does not have a plan to stop disinformation pushed by Russian assets or others over the next 11 months. He said House Democrats, who took back the chamber in January, have done little to safeguard information online and in print.
“It is disingenuous to complain about something at one point and then not be concerned about it, whether you’re winning or you’re losing. And I think that is