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Deepfaked robocalls of Biden were used in an apparent voter suppression campaign, highlighting the disruptive potential of AI outlaws.
The two contrasting AI operations threw into relief where the most serious disruptions to political campaigns are likely to come from: not from above-board groups that disclose their electioneering activities, but from AI outlaws bent on sowing chaos and disinformation.
Regulating AI usage in elections is a challenge as AI technology has outpaced laws and regulations. Despite no laws regulating AI in elections, some states have passed legislation to regulate AI-generated content in campaign materials.
AI technology has galloped far ahead of laws, regulations and industry norms. We can't sit on the sidelines while AI continues to advance without any rules of the road, Sen. Amy Klobuchar said.