White House spokeswoman Kaylee McEnnany will not reveal health plan details on Wednesday President TrumpDonald John Trump Trump says he doesn’t think he could have done more to stop the virus from spreading Conservative activist Lauren Witzke won the Senate Senate Championships in Delaware MORE promises for months and tells a reporter he needs to take a job at the White House to learn more about the offer.
Administration officials faced questions a day after Trump told ABC News City Hall that the vague health plan he promised would be introduced last year was “ready.”
“There are a wide range of people working on it here in the White House. There are elements of it that have already come out,” she said, referring to executive orders this year for telemedicine and drug pricing. “More to come.”
“Our domestic policy council and others are working on a health plan,” she added.
When CNN’s Caitlan Collins pressed her for details on who was involved, McKinney said she would not provide more information.
“I will not read to you what our health plan looks like and who is working on it,” she said. “If you want to know, come work here at the White House.”
Press Sec. Kaylee McEnney told a reporter: “I’m not going to read what our health plan looks like and who’s working on it. If you want to know, come and work here at the White House.” pic.twitter.com/vpqri9K8JK
– The Hill (@thehill) September 16, 2020
At various times throughout his presidency, Trump has been annoyed with the issuance of a health plan. He often speaks vaguely about a comprehensive plan, but such a policy has not been implemented.
The president told Fox News Sunday in mid-July that he would sign a health plan “within two weeks”. In August, he shifted the schedule to a month. Still, there is no plan.
White House Chief of Staff Mark MeadowsCNBC’s Mark Randall Meadows Cramer calls Pelosi “crazy Nancy” in a live interview Pelosi clings as pressure on the COVID-19 deal rises told reporters earlier Wednesday that the plan would be unveiled before election day, but again did not provide details on the substance.
“I can tell you that [Trump] isn’t he ready? We have made a number of not only revisions, but also modifications of this legislation, “he said.