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AirTalk politics: The next steps following reports of Russian influence on U.S. election

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President-elect Donald Trump looks on during at the DeltaPlex Arena, December 9, 2016 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Weekend reports found that some in the intelligence community believe Russia released hacked emails to aide President-elect Donald Trump. A bipartisan group in the Senate is calling for an investigation.

In our weekly politics roundtable, we’ll look at the Obama Administration’s call for intelligence agencies to do a full report on any efforts by Russia to influence the recent election and hear from ranking Democratic member of the House Intelligence Committee Adam Schiff on what the next investigative steps are now that both the FBI and CIA have reported possible cyber-meddling in the U.S. election.


Adam Schiff (D-Burbank), U.S. Congressman and ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee

Mike Madrid, Republican strategist for Grassroots Lab, a firm based in Sacramento

Ed Espinoza, Democratic strategist and director of Progress Texas, a political communications firm based in Austin, TX; former Western States Director for the Democratic National Committee in California and a superdelegate in 2008

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