Biden Again Says He’ll ‘Be in Trouble’ For Answering Unplanned Reporter Questions

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Speaking during a press conference at the G7 Summit in the United Kingdom Sunday, President Joe Biden again made remarks about “getting in trouble” for calling on reporters not listed on a pre-approved list compiled by his communications team.

“I’m sorry, I’m going to get in trouble with staff if I don’t do this the right way,” Biden said. “I’m going to get in trouble with my pre…my staff. Yeah, go ahead. But pretend that I didn’t answer you.”

During a recent CNN podcast interview, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said she urges Biden not take unplanned or impromptu questions.

“That is not something we recommend,” she said. “In fact, a lot of times we say don’t take questions.”

Meanwhile, during a meeting Sunday afternoon President Biden was corrected multiple times by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson after repeatedly introducing the President of South Africa.