Press turns on White House at fiery press briefing over Biden health

Press turns on White House at fiery press briefing over Biden health


Hours after President Joe Biden hit out at “elites” attempting to oust him from power, White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre faced a barrage of questions from reporters demanding to know whether her boss had the mental capacity to continue the job.

During a frequently awkward and uncomfortable press conference in the Brady Briefing Room, Jean-Pierre repeatedly attempted to duck direct questions about Biden’s mental acuity, often citing security concerns. 

Over the weekend, news broke that Dr. Kevin Cannard, a specialist in Parkinson’s disease, visited the White House eight times in eight months.

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When Jean-Pierre was pressed for specifics about those visits, things got testy.

One particularly heated exchange saw Ed O’Keefe of CBS News repeatedly ask the press secretary to “state very clearly yes or not” if

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