WATCH LIVE: Senate holds hearing on how to stop Russian interference in future U.S. elections
Homeland Security and FBI officials will face questions from lawmakers Wednesday in a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing that will focus on what can be done to prevent further Russian interference in future U.S. elections.
A Senate hearing on how to best stop Russia from intervening in the 2018 and 2020 elections will begin at 9:30 a.m. ET. Watch live in the player above.
Several high-profile officials have testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee in the last month, including former FBI Director James Comey and Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Officials testifying in Wednesday’s hearing will appear on two panels. The first involves representatives from the Department of Homeland Security and FBI, while the second includes experts from the Illinois State Board of Elections and the National Association of State Election Directors.
On the same day, the House Intelligence Committee will have its own hearing on Russia’s interference in the 2016 election at 10 a.m. Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson will testify.
PBS NewsHour will update this story as it develops.