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FBI investigating reports of robocalls trying to suppress voters - homeland security official

FILE PHOTO: The Federal Bureau of Investigation seal is seen at FBI headquarters in Washington, U.S. June 14, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo

(Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation is investigating reports in several U.S. states of robocalls made to potential voters in an apparent effort to suppress the vote, a senior official at the Department of Homeland Security said on Tuesday.

Reporting by Christopher Bing; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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