McConnell's position runs contrary to the position of Sens. John McCain (R-AZ), Linsey Graham (R-SC), Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Jack Reed (D-RI), who all penned a letter last week requesting the special formation of a select committee to handle the matter.
“This cannot become a partisan issue. The stakes are too high for our country. We are committed to working in this bipartisan manner, and we will seek to unify our colleagues around the goal of investigating and stopping the grave threats that cyberattacks conducted by foreign governments pose to our national security," the senators wrote in their letter.