Email Timeline Post Election 2016
Original Email Timeline – Pre-Election 2016
Hillary Leaks (WikiLeaks series)
July 21, 2016 - The White House holds a high-level security meeting to discuss reports that the Russian government hacked into the DNC computer network.
July 22, 2016 - WikiLeaks releases almost 20,000 DNC emails as the first of a series of Clinton-related leaks.
July 22, 2016 - Guccifer 2.0 takes credit for the DNC emails posted by WikiLeaks.
July 24, 2016 - Clinton’s campaign manager Robby Mook suggests the Russian government is behind the release of DNC emails by WikiLeaks.
July 24, 2016 - It is suggested that the Russian government has attempted to influence elections in other countries, sometimes by using front groups.
July 24, 2016 - Debbie Wasserman Schultz, head of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), resigns after a WikiLeaks release of DNC emails.
July 25, 2016 - The FBI formally acknowledges it is investigating the Democratic National Committee (DNC) hack.
July 25, 2016 - Former CIA Director Michael Hayden says the Russians could be “weaponizing information” with leaks of hacked emails.
July 25, 2016 - WikiLeaks discourages suggestions that the Russian government is behind its release of DNC emails.
July 26, 2016 - WikiLeaks head Julian Assange says WikiLeaks might release “a lot more material” relevant to the US presidential campaign.
July 26, 2016 - President Obama suggests Russians could be behind the hack that led to the WikiLeaks release of DNC emails.
July 26, 2016 - A cybersecurity group claims to have new evidence that Guccifer 2.0 is actually a team of Russian hackers.
July 27, 2016 - US intelligence hasn’t found proof that the Russian government is responsible for WikiLeaks getting recently hacked emails.
July 28, 2016 - Director of National Intelligence James Clapper shows reluctance to blame Russia for recent hacks on US political entities.
July 28, 2016 - Whistleblower Edward Snowden criticizes WikiLeaks for its willingness to compromise people’s privacy.
August 08, 2016 - A Donald Trump confidant claims to be in contact with the head of WikiLeaks and predicts a future release of Clinton Foundation material.
August 12, 2016 - Whoever hacked DNC and other Democrat-related emails in the last year may have also targeted Republicans.
August 24, 2016 - WikiLeaks plans to release “significant” information linked to Clinton’s presidential campaign before the November 2016 election.
September 09, 2016 - WikiLeaks could release up to 100,000 pages of new material related to Clinton before the presidential election.
October 04, 2016 - WikiLeaks leader Julian Assange promises to release “significant material” over the next ten weeks, with the US presidential election four weeks away.
October 07, 2016 - WikiLeaks publishes the first batch of emails belonging to Clinton’s campaign chair John Podesta.
October 20, 2016 – Charles Ortel – Wikileaks Podesta emails reveal Clinton Foundation conflicts of interest
October 30, 2016 - WikiLeaks promises a new phase of releases related to the US presidential election.