Senate panel approves legislation requiring campaigns to report foreign election help

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The Senate Intelligence Committee has quietly approved a measure that would require presidential campaigns to report offers of foreign election influence to federal authorities, a move taken in response to Russian election interference in 2016, sources say

The committee adopted the measure behind closed doors in a classified setting, adding it to the Intelligence Authorization Act, a bill setting policy for the intelligence community. The amendment was offered by Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia, the committee's top Democrat and the author of the standalone legislation, and GOP Sen. Susan Collins of Maine. It passed 8-7, with Collins joining the panel's seven Democrats.

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So? They aren't going to enforce it, as long as they're in charge any oversight legislation is worthless

Democrats dropping bricks from backside.

I would like to report the President and his Ukraine phone call as a solicitation of outside foreign interference in what are supposed to be free and open elections. Maybe we can get GOP to force subpoena compliance and stop shielding and enabling the Donnie-dumbass

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