White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki snapped at a reporter on Friday after the reporter asked her whether President Joe Biden would make a decision about if the U.S. will participate in the Olympics given that the president had just weighed in on political issues in Georgia and said that he would “strongly support” Major League Baseball essentially boycotting holding the All Star Game and Draft in the state.
“The President had voiced his support for MLB making a decision about the All-Star Game in Georgia,” the reporter said. “I’m wondering, when can we expect a final determination from the President about the United States participating in the Beijing Olympics, given that he said the Chinese President doesn’t have a democratic bone in his body?”
“Well, I think the U.S. Olympic Committee would play a big role in—” Psaki deflected.
“But he’s weighed in on Major League Baseball here in United States,” the reporter responded.
“He actually didn’t,” Psaki claimed. “I think, I