The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Joe For America
In a parting shot at the American people the Obama administration is making a move that should scare every American. The Department of Homeland Security announced last week that they have declared the electoral system as “critical infrastructure,” in response to the “Russian hacking” of November’s election.
That designation puts election equipment in the same category as the power grid or financial structure and gives the Department of Homeland Security control over elections.
Here’s a report from before the election from Fox News on how this would have to work, and just how difficult it is.
There are 9,000 different sites and the Department of Homeland Security would have to go into each site and do a risk assessment. They would also likely want to take away control from the states and standardize election software.
Every time you hear something like this, remember that these are the same people…post was originally published on this site