Jen Psaki Confronted on Ron Klain ‘High Class Problems’ Retweet: ‘A Little Bit Tone-Deaf?’

White House press secretary Jen Psaki was confronted Thursday about a retweet from Chief of Staff Ron Klain.

Obama administration Council of Economic Advisers chair Jason Furman tweeted Wednesday morning, “Most of the economic problems we’re facing (inflation, supply chains, etc.) are high class problems. We wouldn’t have had them if the unemployment rate was still 10 percent. We would instead have had a much worse problem.”

This message was later retweeted by Klain.

This 👇👇 https://t.co/ymh53nEHAg

— Ronald Klain (@WHCOS) October 14, 2021

The White House has gotten criticism for Klain endorsing a message calling those issues “high class problems,” and Fox News correspondent Jacqui Heinrich pressed Psaki on it during Thursday’s briefing.

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