White House press secretary Jen Psaki offered reporters cookies after the daily briefing on Friday.
“There’s one for each of you in here, we will do it in a COVID [coronavirus]-safe way,” she said.
Psaki said her mother-in-law made the cookies and had a White House aide pass them out to reporters.
“Wow!” some of the reporters in the room replied. “Thank you!”
Jen Psaki has an aide pass out cookies to the press: “My mother in law made homemade chocolate cookies for you guys.” pic.twitter.com/KTnXRPkRZv
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Psaki said she was fulfilling a promise she made to the press to provide “snacks” to reporters after they patiently sat through a lengthy press briefing Thursday.
“Thanks for being so patient in your seats; I should have brought snacks today,” she commented lightly as the briefing wrapped up.
“You can bring one