Trump's former intelligence chief warns 'our democracy's enemies' want Americans to believe the 2020 election is rigged

Sep 17, 2020 - Business Insider


Dan Coats, who served as the director of national intelligence from 2017 to 2019, on Thursday issued a stark warning about the dangers of American leaders undermining the legitimacy of US elections. 

"The most urgent task American leaders face is to ensure that the election's results are accepted as legitimate," Coats said in a New York Times op-ed. "Electoral legitimacy is the essential linchpin of our entire political culture. We s...