House Intelligence Committee Investigation into Russian Interference
The House Intelligence Committee recently appoved the scope of its investigation into the Russian active measures campaign targeting the 2016 U.S. election. More information about the investigation can be found below and on the committee's website.
Chairman Nunes and Ranking Member Schiff have approved the Scope of Investigation for the inquiry by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence into the Russian active measures campaign targeting the 2016 U.S. election. While the detailed, six-page scoping document remains classified, the investigation will seek to answer the following questions:
- What Russian cyber activity and other active measures were directed against the Unted States and its allies?
- Did the Russian active measures include links between Russia and individuals associated with political campaigns or any other U.S. Persons?
- What was the U.S. Government's response to these Russian active measures and what do we need to do to protect ourselves and our allies in the future?
- What possible leaks of classified information took place related to the Intelligence Community Assessment of these matters?