This is not okay.
Courtesy of Axios:
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said on Sunday she is receiving health updates on President Trump, who is in the hospital with the coronavirus, through the media and not through official briefings or contact with the White House.
Pelosi is second in the line of succession behind Vice President Mike Pence.
The media has played a significant role in bringing to light the negligence of White House officials in containing the coronavirus, as well as in making sense of the confusing narrative coming from the Trump administration surrounding the president’s health.
“We’re getting our information the way everyone else is, in the media,” Pelosi told CBS’ “Face the Nation.”
“But in terms of the succession, that’s an ongoing process. Sadly at this time, it comes to the forefront,” she added.
“We pray for his good health, his speedy recovery. But I hope
The Speaker of the House is supposed to be appraised of any significant changes in the president’s health, especially when they are hospitalized.
However, the man who currently holds that position had never been honest or forthcoming about ANYTHING so why would he start now?
I actually think that if Trump dies we will not know for sure for several hours, if not days.