Hannity guest theorizes that Russians were "hired, owned and paid by the DNC to hack themselves"

Hannity guest theorizes that Russians were "hired, owned and paid by the DNC to hack themselves"

Jonathan Gilliam: "You think that Russian state-sponsored operatives left footprints, and showed the world that they were hacking the DNC? There's no way"

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From the July 19 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Sean Hannity Show:

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JONATHAN GILLIAM: What has Russia done that effected our election? They've done nothing, they did nothing that was effective.

[CROSSTALK]

DANIELLE MCLAUGHLIN: Well, what about hacking -- okay, I'll give you an example. Guccifer 2.0 was GRU officers, they hacked into the DNC, they hacked into John Podesta, and you and I --

GILLIAM: And you think -- and you think --

MCLAUGHLIN: -- and frankly, Sean, you know how damaging those emails were with Wikileaks leaking ahead of the election.

GILLIAM: And you think that Russia -- you think that Russian state-sponsored operatives left footprints, and showed the world that they were hacking the DNC? There's no way.

MCLAUGHLIN: Well, Mueller's team believes that, because they have an indictment against Russian --

GILLIAM: Russian agents --

MCLAUGHLIN: Russian agents, who were "Guccifer 2.0," who Roger Stone was talking to, by the way.

GILLIAM: Here's the key -- here's the key to what Putin said that everybody missed: he said that Russian state-sponsored operatives did not do that, and he's right.

It was Russians, and I would theorize that it was Russians that were hired, owned and paid by the DNC to hack themselves.

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