Russia fears have election vendors feeling the heat

By egeller@politico.com (Eric Geller) The furor over fake news and Russian bots is overshadowing another weak link in the security of U.S. elections — the computer equipment and software that do everything from store voters’ data to record the votes themselves....

Week 40: The Flood Gates Open on Manafort

By jshafer@politico.com (Jack Shafer) Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III so buried Rick Gates in criminal indictments that the former Trump deputy campaign manager slid into court on Friday and begged to be allowed to plead guilty to the reduced charges of...