Mitch McConnell recently blocked two bipartisan bills in the U.S. Senate that would have helped protect American elections from foreign interference. Joy Reid and MSNBC analyst Malcolm Nance discuss this, plus Robert Mueller’s testimony before Congress during which he said Russia is continuing its elections interference campaign.
What is happening in our country in American politics right now puts our democracy at risk. That's why we all need to vote, every single person in the next presidential election—and in all elections, of course. We must protect the attack on our democracy.
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Posted above is a must-listen to analysis by Malcolm Nance, MSNBC analyst and author of the 2019 book,
MN: This is not just voter suppression. We may have a circumstance where the electoral process is directly attacked. Where foreign actors, whether it's North Korean intelligence, which has a very robust cyber -warfare capability, and it's in their interest to keep Donald Trump in office, the Chinese, or again, Vladimir Putin and his entire Russian organ. The Republican Party defends them. They do not stand for the Constitution of the United States. And if they attack this election, that we go into which may come out with a corrupt result, which could fracture this nation.
JR: Let’s just do a little , as we like to say. Give us, if the next election is intervened in not just by Russia but maybe by North Korea, maybe by China, maybe by many other autocracies that would like to do business with Donald Trump. Number one, give us what that scenario could look like. What does that look like if our elections are no longer just between Americans and other Americans?
MN: This could be bad. And My entire life has been boiled down to, my career goals were, intentions of our enemies and warnings, giving you—and
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