2016 election

campaign finance

Welp, It’s Still Fine to Solicit ‘Dirt’ From a Foreign Government in U.S. Elections

The FEC doesn't even have enough people to implement key reforms to prevent the abuses of 2016.
Morgan Baskin
8.27.19
Facebook

Facebook was aware of Russian meddling as far back as 2014

Company emails show the company knew engineers were aware a Russian IP address was pulling "three billion data points a day" on its network.
David Gilbert
11.27.18
russia investigation

Trump says collusion, which he totally didn’t do, isn’t a crime anyway

“Collusion is not a crime, but that doesn’t matter because there was No Collusion (except by Crooked Hillary and the Democrats)!” Trump wrote.
Emma Ockerman
7.31.18
Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders “would have won” and Bernie bros are a myth, says campaign manager in new book

VICE News got an early look at a new book from Bernie Sanders' campaign manager Jeff Weaver.
Alex Thompson
4.30.18
Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg just broke his silence about the Cambridge Analytica scandal

"I want to share an update on the Cambridge Analytica situation," Zuckerberg wrote in a Facebook post.
Alex Thompson
3.21.18
Russian Trolls

Reddit admits it had a Russian troll problem during the election

Content produced by accounts now known to be Russian trolls was shared by Trump supporters on subreddits such as r/The_Donald.
Tim Hume
3.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Presidency Is Inspiring People to Go to Law School

In a new survey of pre-law students, more than 30 percent of respondents cited the 2016 election as their motivation to get a JD.
Drew Schwartz
2.22.18
Russian election hacking

Moscow just shrugged off Mueller's indictment: "Russia did not meddle"

“There are no indications that the Russian state could have been involved in this."
Tim Hume
2.20.18
Donald Trump

Trump's lawyer admits giving cash to Stormy Daniels — but claims it was his own money

"Neither the Trump Organization nor the Trump campaign was a party to the transaction."
David Gilbert
2.14.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Nancy Pelosi delivers eight-hour "DACA-buster" on House floor, DHS says Russians hacked US voting systems, White House reportedly knew about Rob Porter allegations, and more.
VICE Staff
2.8.18
Donald Trump

Hope Hicks faces some very big questions about Don Jr.’s emails

They “will never get out.”
David Gilbert
2.1.18
Money

Dark Money, Not Russia, May Be the Best Way to Explain Trump's Win

Oh, and the crippling inequality overseen by elites from both parties that has nothing to do with collusion, Robert Mueller, or Moscow.
Matt Taylor
1.23.18
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