Countering Trump, US officials defend integrity of election
October 7, 2020
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four weeks ahead of Election Day, senior national security officials provided fresh assurances about the integrity of the elections in a video message Tuesday, putting them at odds with President Donald Trump's efforts to discredit the vote.
"I'm here to tell you that my confidence in the security of your vote has never been higher," Chris Krebs, the director of the Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, said in the video message. "That's because of an all-of-nation, unprecedented election security effort over the last severa...