On Saturday, CNN reported that Director of National Intelligence is informing the bipartisan House and Senate Intelligence Committees that they will no longer receive in-person briefings on election security.
Instead, they will only be given written reports — a format that will reduce both Democratic and Republican lawmakers’ ability to ask questions of intelligence officials.
DNI has informed the House and Senate Select Committees on Intelligence that they’ll no longer be briefing on election security issues, a senior administration official told CNN. It’ll provide written updates the official said. @jaketapper
— Shimon Prokupecz (@ShimonPro) August 29, 2020
The news comes as reports suggest that Russia, China, and Iran are all attempting to interfere in the 2020 election.