New White House press secretary Jen Psaki promised to bring “truth and transparency back to the briefing room.” President Biden promised to be guided by science in his decisions regarding the COVID pandemic. Now both of those vows are being put to the test on the question of reopening schools.

This week, Biden’s new CDC director, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, publicly said that 1) schools can reopen safely, and 2) there’s no need for teachers to be vaccinated before reopening. Problem is, that’s not what teachers unions want. So what should the White House do when the science says one thing and a key Democratic constituency says another? Psaki twisted herself into a rhetorical pretzel to come up with an answer, and we discuss.

Also in this podcast: An update on the Capitol riot investigation. Why are Capitol Police telling us so little about what happened?

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  1. DrewInEastHillAutonomousZone Coolidge
    DrewInEastHillAutonomousZone
    @DrewInWisconsin

    Walensky will be fired, soon.

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  2. colleenb Member
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    @colleenb

    Great questions as usual Mr. York. I too have heard a number of different things about the various deaths that occurred on January 6th. There seem to be very few answers of any kind of factual nature. 

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  3. Tedley Member
    Tedley
    @Tedley

    Same comment as @colleenb, loved the questions about January 6th at the Capitol.  The lack of solid information brings back memories of the Russia-collusion scandal, when the MSM filled their articles and airwaves for years with rumors and innuendo that didn’t have any basis in fact. 

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  4. RufusRJones Member
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    @RufusRJones

    Well, well, well. 

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