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Did the White House hack leak Americans' private data?

Did the White House hack leak Americans' private data?
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Hackers believed to be associated with the Russian government gained access to the White House's unclassified computer system last year and may have accessed sensitive information like schedules and emails to and from the president. Now, senators are worried that the hackers may have obtained private data belonging to ordinary American citizens, too.

"This unclassified computer system likely also contains the personally identifiable information of many Americans," the [Senate Commerce Committee Chairman John Thune] wrote, noting that people must submit personal information before being allowed to enter the White House.

The Senate Commerce Committee wrote to the president to express these concerns and suggest possible ways to fix deal with the situation.

Next page: Find out how the Senate Commerce Committee wants the White House to respond.
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