Ten Electoral College electors have asked U.S. intelligence officials for more information on ongoing investigations surrounding President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpBy briefing White House, Nunes plays Trump's wiretapping game Trump looking at B cut to UN peacekeeping programs: report Pelosi blasts Trump’s ‘rookie error’ on ObamaCare repeal MORE’s relationship with Russia.
The group of electors, which includes the daughter of House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.), wrote an open letter to Director of National Intelligence James Clapper asking for the information ahead of their Dec. 19 meeting to formally vote for the next president.
Nine Democrats and one Republican signed the letter. The Republican, Christopher Suprun, has said that he won't vote for Trump when the Electoral College meets.
The Monday letter comes three days after The Washington Post reported that the CIA believes Russian hackers obtained and released, via WikiLeaks, Democratic National Committee emails to sway the election for Trump. Also on Monday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellMitch McConnellSenate GOP hedges on ObamaCare repeal timeline Chao: Trump tapped into 'a strain of anxiety,' 'fear' Top general: Trump State Department cuts would hurt military's efforts against Russia MORE (R-Ky.) rejected Sen. John McCainJohn McCainSenate intel panel has not seen Nunes surveillance documents: lawmakers By briefing White House, Nunes plays Trump's wiretapping game Biden: 'McCain is right: Need select committee' for Russia MORE's (R-Ariz.) call for a special panel to investigate Russian election interference.