Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was confronted by Fox News’ Bret Baier about his claim that the Obama administration “clearly” did not leave the incoming Trump White House “any kind of game plan” for a possible pandemic, a statement that he was forced to admit was “wrong.”
During a Thursday night appearance on Special Report, McConnell began by discussion the upcoming round of negotiations about further coronavirus stimulus. But then Baier turned to the coronavirus outbreak and its impact on the federal government.
“More and more people believe that we can begin to safely engage again, practicing social distancing, wearing masks, which I had on until I stood here in front of the camera,” McConnell explained. “We are doing that in the senate.