“It’s an attack that continues and it’s the same kind of attack today that occurred in 2001,” he added.
“I am appalled that Angus King, on today of all days, compared the brutal terrorist attacks of 9/11 and the murder of over 3,000 innocent Americans to Russian computer hackers,” he said in a statement. “The two things are simply incomparable, and reflect the deranged thinking of Angus and his liberal allies.
This isn’t the first time Mr. King has compared Russian meddling with 9/11, Breitbart News noted. In February, he told CNN that Russia’s election interference was “one of the most serious attacks on our country since September 11.”
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