Senate GOP Leader Says Congress Will Investigate Russia Election Interference

Senate GOP Leader Says Congress Will Investigate Russia Election InterferenceSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell condemned foreign interference in the U.S. presidential election as “disturbing,” saying congressional committees will investigate the allegations. Speaking to reporters at an end-of-the-year press conference, McConnell (R-KY) indicated that he’d like the regular Senate committees to lead an investigation into Russia’s possible involvement in the election, seeming to reject bipartisan calls for a new special committee to be formed to investigate. Over the weekend, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said that he would like to see a select committee formed with the sole mission of investigating Russia’s actions in the U.S. McCain also joined Sens.

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