A reporter tried to push the Republican talking point about Biden and Harris no longer visiting the border, and Jen Psaki caught him.
Reporter: What you sigh to those which can be criticizing the president and vice president who have not up to now made an in individual seek recommendation from to the southwest border?
Reporter: Tons of folks?
Psaki: Fancy who?
Reporter: Republicans. pic.twitter.com/Al564BclCj
— Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) Could well possibly also 14, 2021
The switch changed into precious:
Q: What you sigh to those which can be criticizing the president and vice president who have not up to now, made an in-individual seek recommendation from to the southwest border?
Psaki: Who’re those?
Q: Tons of folks criticizing the truth they’ve no longer made a visit to the border but?
Psaki: Fancy who?
Q: Those within the Republican Event.
Psaki: I don’t know who I am responding to.
The reporter at closing admitted that his put a query to wasn’t basically based completely mostly on folks and even Republicans nonetheless a press conference held by Sen. Rick Scott.
Journalists bear been getting away with basing questions on Republican talking points that they conceal as a consensus amongst the American folks. Jen Psaki isn’t going to let members of the media push Republican propaganda to build up negativity and battle.
If members of the White Dwelling press pool are going to identify out to focus on partisan talking points as news, Jen Psaki will name it out and articulate it.
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Mr. Easley is the founder/managing editor, who is White Dwelling Press Pool, and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Stage in Political Science. His graduate work inquisitive about public policy, with a specialization in social reform movements.
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