White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki responded to a question about Caitlyn Jenner’s potential run for governor with a cutting quip, asking the reporter “Are you working for her?”
The reality TV star is reportedly mulling a run for governor of California, which prompted The New York Post‘s Steven Nelson to ask Psaki about the potential campaign at Wednesday’s briefing.
“According to a report yesterday in Axios, we may soon have a prominent transgender gubernatorial candidate,” Nelson said. “It would be a Republican, Caitlyn Jenner, in California. And I’m not asking…”
Psaki interrupted to ask “Are you announcing her run?”
“No, no. I’m just announcing an Axios report,” Nelson replied.
“Are you working for her?” a smiling Psaki cracked.
“I’m not,” Nelson said,