Joe Biden arrived back from his trip to Saudi Arabia and although questions about the Saudi Crown Prince got bumped, he did answer a question about marijuana..
South Lawn - July 16, 2022
Q Is the Saudi foreign minister lying, President Biden?
The Saudi foreign minister says he didn’t hear you accuse the Crown Prince of Khashoggi’s murder. Is he telling the truth?
THE PRESIDENT: No.
Q Do you regret the fist bump, Mr. President?
THE PRESIDENT: Why don’t you guys talk about something that matters? I’m happy to answer a question that matters.
Q Will inflation go down from here, Mr. President?
THE PRESIDENT: I’m hoping. We’ll know in the next few weeks.
Q President Biden, will you be honoring your campaign pledge to release all the marijuana inmates in prison?
THE PRESIDENT: I don’t think there should — I don’t think anyone in pri- — anyone should be in prison for the use of marijuana. We’re working on the Crime Bill now.