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Release of unverified Russian intelligence raises questions

Clip: 10/01/2020 | 3m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

Recent developments on national intelligence have exacerbated concerns the Trump administration is co-opting government capabilities for its own gain. In one example, mere hours before the first Trump-Biden debate, Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe declassified unverified Russian intelligence suggesting Hillary Clinton tried to link Trump to Russia in 2016. Nick Schifrin reports.

Aired: 10/01/20

Rating: NR

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