Clapper: No evidence others besides Russia meddled in election

Washington( CNN) The former top US intelligence official on Thursday disagreed with President Donald Trump’s claim that foreign performers besides Russia may have attempted to influence the 2016 presidential election.

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, in an interview with CNN’s Jim Sciutto on “The Situation Room, ” said he remains confident in the intelligence community analysi accusing Russia of attempting to bolster Trump’s candidacy — and that he knew of no attest timing anywhere else.

“As far as others doing this, boy, that’s information to me, ” Clapper did. “We experienced no proof whatsoever that it was anyone involved in this other than the Russians.”