Senate panel backs intelligence assessment of 2016 Russian meddling

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday released an unclassified report saying the panel backed the intelligence community’s assessment that Russian efforts to sow discord and misinformation during the 2016 presidential race were intended to aid President Trump. In a statement from Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and Vice Chairman Mark Warner (D-Va.), the committee wrote that the “overall judgments”...