PBS NewsHour

How U.S. has boosted fight against foreign disinformation

Clip: 10/29/2020 | 4m 40s Video has closed captioning.

As Election Day nears, protecting American voters and election systems from foreign disinformation is a daily struggle. The government and private companies have significantly stepped up their ability to expose disinformation from Russia, China and Iran since 2016, but these nations are still exploiting internal American fissures and vulnerabilities as the election looms. Nick Schifrin reports.

Aired: 10/29/20

Rating: NR

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