Schiff on Russian Meddling: ‘Russian Efforts on Social Media Never Stopped, They Merely Have Changed’

‘What we have seen since the last election is that the Russian efforts on social media never stopped’

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BLITZER: "Real restrictions in the minority. What kind of damage, congressman, can the Russians do now that they have the data, the information on American citizens?"
SCHIFF: "Well, you know, what they can do is better target their clandestine social media efforts. What we have seen since the last election is that the Russian efforts on social media never stopped. They merely have changed in terms of what their targets might be. A lot of the same fault lines. They continue to seek to exploit. So even after the election they were exploiting divisions over the take a knee NFL controversy. They were weighing in on Roseanne Barr, wherever they find an opportunity to divide us, they seem to be willing to do it. With the more data the Russians have, the better able to target that cam pin."

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