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Inside Justice's new plan to share info on foreign meddling

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein in front of Justice Department seal
Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein announced at the Aspen Security Forum Thursday evening that the Justice Department plans to notify the public, American companies, and private organizations when foreign entities are targeting the U.S. political process.

Why it matters: We’re two years removed from the last massive election tampering campaign, less than a week removed from a suspected Russian operative being arrested for trying to infiltrate and influence conservative circles, and three months away from the next election.