The 2020 election is six months away, and foreign interference in it has begun.
The same people who brought you the conspiracy theories for which President Trump sought to extort Ukraine last year — leading to his impeachment — are now peddling something new.
It’s audio clips of Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry speaking to Ukraine’s then-President Petro Poroshenko throughout 2016.
The tapes — some of which come with bizarre gaps, suggesting that they’ve been edited — appear to be aimed at denizens of right-wing fever swamps, launched with the intention of manufacturing false narratives about Biden.
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