DNC Chair Blasts Trump for ‘Encouraging Cybercrime’ in New Statement on Hacking
On the heels of a new release of documents purportedly stolen from the Democratic National Committee, the political organization is going after Donald Trump instead of the hacker, who goes by Guccifer 2.0.
Donna Brazile, interim chairwoman of the DNC, is confident Russians are behind the often-embarrassing links, but says it is the Republican presidential nominee who is benefitting from the leaks.
“There’s one person who stands to benefit from these criminal acts, and that’s Donald Trump,” Brazile said in a statement. “Not only has Trump embraced [Russian President Vladimir] Putin, he publicly encouraged further Russian espionage to help his campaign.” – READ MORE