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Editorial: Russian interference in the election was worse than we thought

It long has been obvious that Russians used social media to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election - not only to sow confusion and exacerbate divisions, but also to elevate the candidate they favored, Donald Trump. But two studies released Monday by the Senate Intelligence Committee

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