US Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe waits to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Saturday. Photo: AP US Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe waits to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Saturday. Photo: AP
US Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe waits to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Saturday. Photo: AP

US Presidential Election 2020

Trump spy chief John Ratcliffe stirs dispute over China election-meddling views

  • Director of National Intelligence may hold up report on foreign influence, arguing that China should be cited more prominently for attempting to sway US voters
  • Ratcliffe’s concerns fuelled by new intel providing fuller picture of what Beijing either did or planned to do to keep Trump from being re-elected, insiders say

Topic |   US Presidential Election 2020
US Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe waits to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Saturday. Photo: AP US Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe waits to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Saturday. Photo: AP
US Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe waits to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Saturday. Photo: AP
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