“CBS This Morning” host Gayle King confronted White House press secretary Jen Psaki over what she deemed “very bad behavior” on President Joe Biden’s part.
King asked Psaki during a Tuesday interview how Biden planned to justify the widely-panned withdrawal from Afghanistan — noting that people objected to the manner in which it was carried out rather than simply the fact that the United States had chosen to leave — as well as the new trilateral defense agreement with Australia and the United Kingdom (AUKUS) that had driven France to recall its ambassadors to the U. S. and Australia. (RELATED: ‘I Still Feel Judged’: Gayle King Asks Dr. Fauci Why More Experts Aren’t Clear About When The Masks Can Come Off)
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King began by asking Psaki to preview what Biden planned to say when he addressed the United Nations, saying that on the world stage Biden already appeared to be “really under the gun on so many different levels.”
Psaki pushed back, saying that it was a president’s job to navigate from one crisis to the next and show leadership. She went on to say that Biden planned to move ahead w… (Read more)
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