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A member of the West Virginia National Guard works in the basement of the state Capitol in Charleston, W.Va., on secondment to the Secretary of State's office to work on cybersecurity around state elections. Dave Mistich/West Virginia Public Broadcasting hide caption

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States Turn To National Guard To Help Protect Future Elections From Hackers

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Some of Cambridge Analytica's claims about its role in Donald Trump's 2016 campaign suggest it may have violated U.S. campaign finance laws. Chris J. Ratcliffe/Getty Images hide caption

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Alexander Nix, the currently suspended CEO of Cambridge Analytica, speaks at a 2016 event in New York City. Nix and his firm are accused of misusing the personal data of 50 million people as part of their political consulting work, which included President Trump's 2016 campaign. Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Concordia Summit hide caption

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What Did Cambridge Analytica Do During The 2016 Election?

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With examples of Russian-created Facebook pages behind him, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., questions witnesses during a 2017 Senate hearing on Russian-backed ads on social media in the 2016 election. Now, the Federal Election Commission is looking into increasing disclosure requirements for online ads. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Brad Parscale is a longtime Trump aide whose connection to the president stretches back well before the campaign began in 2015. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Names 2020 Campaign Manager

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The U.S. Capitol is seen reflected in the windows of the Capitol Visitors Center. As Democrats seek to win the House in this year's midterms, they're relying on an online fundraising platform called ActBlue. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images hide caption

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Pennsylvania's Supreme Court has enacted a new congressional district map, replacing the one it overturned and deemed an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander last month. Pennsylvania Supreme Court hide caption

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Bins of signs are seen at an election office in San Antonio, Texas. The first primaries of the 2018 elections are less than a month away, and the Department of Homeland Security held a classified briefing last week to further explain voter system threats to election directors and secretaries of state. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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Election Chiefs 'Straddle The Line Between Sounding The Alarm And Being Alarmist'

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A man with a set of maps heads to a federal courthouse in San Antonio last year for a redistricting trial. Texas is one of three states with cases in redistricting before the Supreme Court. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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U.S. Election Assistance Commission staffer Brian Hancock talks about how election systems have become increasingly complicated in recent years, making them more vulnerable to attack. Pam Fessler/NPR hide caption

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Cybertraining Election Officials For This Year's Voting

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Cathy O'Neil: Do Algorithms Perpetuate Human Bias?

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Mona Chalabi: How Can We Tell The Good Statistics From The Bad Ones?

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Anne Milgram: How Can Smarter Statistics Help Us Fight Crime?

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President Trump, flanked by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and Vice President Pence, speaks during the first meeting of his Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity in July. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton holds a news conference in 2014 with running mate Tina Smith in St. Paul, Minn. Dayton has named Smith to take Al Franken's seat in the U.S. Senate. Jim Mone/AP hide caption

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Tax Bill Could Offer New Way To Funnel Political Cash — And Make It Tax-Deductible

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