The CIA and the FBI have concluded that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help the campaign of Donald Trump. The Obama administration announced on Thursday a set of sanctions against Russia.
- The scramble in Congress to try to grapple with the repercussions. Members of both parties have called for a public House-Senate inquiry leading to a public release of the findings.
- The impact of the report commissioned by the Obama administration once it is released. The report could pose a challenge to Trump, putting him at odds with the intelligence community. Obama wants the review to be completed before he leaves office next month.
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