At the moment when Biden had to answer an unprepared question for the first time the virtual press conference cuts off
Just as all of America hoped to see Joe Biden answer to unprepared questions from not specially selected reporters for the first time in 6 weeks, the White House broadcast went offline.
"I'm happy to take questions if that's what I'm supposed to do..."
BIDEN: "I'm happy to take questions if that's what I'm supposed to do..."— The First (@TheFirstonTV) March 3, 2021
*White House feed cut* pic.twitter.com/y5BHhgXWOB
This press conference was to "restore faith" in government, and when Nancy Pelosi was about to ask the first question, the broadcast stopped.
WASHINGTON, DC—— Bree A Dail (@breeadail) March 4, 2021
“I’m happy to take questions, if that’s what I’m supposed to do, Nance?”
Video surfaces of livestreaming conference with President Biden, where feed seems to have been cut before House Democrats are able to ask him questions. pic.twitter.com/7XRva6vQkr
To date, the White House has not commented.