News July 28, 2022

Renée DiResta of SIO testifies before the Committee on House Administration Subcommittee on Elections

During a hearing titled “A Growing Threat: Foreign And Domestic Sources Of Disinformation," DiResta offered expert testimony on influence operations and the spread of narratives across social and media networks.
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Renée DiResta testified before the Committee on House Administration Subcommittee on Elections for a hearing titled “A Growing Threat: Foreign And Domestic Sources Of Disinformation” on July 27, 2022.

Her written testimony highlights findings from the 2020 Election Integrity Partnership (EIP), a nonpartisan coalition of research organizations established to detect and analyze online rumors that interfere with election procedures or delegitimize election results. During the hearing, Rep. Teresa Leger Fernandez submitted the EIP final report, The Long Fuse: Misinformation and the 2020 Election, to be entered into the Congressional Record.

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Cover of the EIP report "The Long Fuse: Misinformation and the 2020 Election"
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Election Integrity Partnership Releases Final Report on Mis- and Disinformation in 2020 U.S. Election

Researchers from Stanford University, the University of Washington, Graphika and Atlantic Council’s DFRLab released their findings in ‘The Long Fuse: Misinformation and the 2020 Election.’
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Seven tips for spotting disinformation related to the Russia-Ukraine conflict

Shelby Grossman shares what she and her team watch for when analyzing social media posts and other online reports related to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. (Appeared first in Stanford News)