New Study Found Russia Convinced Bernie Sanders Voters To Support Trump
A new study found that Russia tried to convince Bernie Sanders voters to support Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton.
The study was conducted at Clemson University, at the request of The Washington Post.
For the study, researchers examined tweets English-language tweets that came from Russia, says Business Insider.
The tweets were designed to urge Sanders supporters to back Trump.
Of the Russian tweets the researchers analyzed, roughly 9,000 used the word "Bernie."