White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki fielded several questions about President Joe Biden’s contact with former President Barack Obama, including follow-ups that got weirdly granular.
At Thursday’s daily briefing, Washington Blade White House Reporter Chris Johnson was first to ask about the contacts, on behalf of an absent colleague.
“How involved is former President Obama and First Lady Obama in the Biden – Harris administration?” Johnson said, after explaining that as the print pooler, he was relaying the question from a colleague. “Is President Biden seeking to bring back the often bipartisan portrait unveiling events at the White House?”
Psaki said she looks forward to future unveiling ceremonies, and added “In terms of his engagement with President Obama, they are not