- Adam Schiff and Steve Israel: Hacking and leaking of private emails is happening at an unheard of scale
- Reporters should ensure they inform their readers about the likely provenance of hacked emails, they say
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-California) is the ranking member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. Rep. Steve Israel (D-New York) is the chair of the House Democratic Policy and Communications Committee. The opinions expressed in this commentary are theirs.
(CNN)This campaign season has introduced a dangerous new precedent -- foreign interference in an American presidential campaign and the weaponization of hacked emails.