Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany mentioned the assertion was the place of The White Home, however didn’t point out President Trump by title throughout her remarks.
White Home press secretary Kayleigh McEnany says President Donald Trump’s administration discovered the siege of the U.S. Capitol to be “appalling, reprehensible and antithetical to the American manner.” However she didn’t point out Trump by title.
However whereas McEnany’s assertion to the press Thursday broke the White Home’s silence a day after the violence, Trump himself remained quiet.
McEnany, for the primary time, mentioned that the White Home was dedicated to the “orderly transition of energy” to President-elect Joe Biden’s incoming administration. She additionally took pains to attempt to attract a distinction between the “violent rioters” and different Trump supporters who attended the president’s rally in Washington simply earlier than the siege of the Capitol.
However McEnany took no questions. And the affect of the assertion would seemingly be muted, as Trump has lengthy mentioned that solely he speaks for his White Home.
The president has but to sentence the violence that was meant to cease the congressional certification of Biden’s victory.
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