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Karine Jean-Pierre is asked: “Has the FBI conducted or will they conduct additional searches of President Biden’s homes or offices?”

  White House press secretary   Karine Jean-Pierre   was called out over the weekend after struggling to explain why the U.S. military shot down an unidentified airborne object over Canada. A "high-altitude airborne object" over Northern Canada was shot down by an F-22 fighter jet at the directive of President Biden, a North American Aerospace Defense Command [NORAD] official confirmed in a statement to TAN. The incident came one day after the United States  shot down  an unidentified object over northern Alaska on Friday that entered U.S. airspace before it was detected and a week after the U.S. shot down a Chinese surveillance balloon spotted off the coast of South Carolina. The White House confirmed President Biden authorized for the object to be shot down, but did not elaborate further. In an interview on MSNBC Sunday, Jean-Pierre was asked pointedly, "Why is the American military shooting something out of the sky over Canada?" The press secretary fumbled her wa

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre and Dr. Jha

  MS. JEAN-PIERRE: Good afternoon, everybody. Q Good afternoon. MS. JEAN-PIERRE: Okay, so today in the press briefing we are saying goodbye to two of our amazing interns. I think they’re here somewhere. MS. FELDMAN: We’re in the back. MS. JEAN-PIERRE: Ah, there they go. (Laughter.) Cate Howell and Molly Feldman. They have been great, great additions to — additions to our team these past several months, and they are now going back to school. Hopefully enjoying the holiday before you go back to school. But thank you so much for your hard work. And today we have a familiar face with us to talk about how the President’s Winter Preparedness Plan on COVID-19 increases — as COVID-19 increases as the holiday — as we head into the holidays. And so Dr. Jha is here to talk about this plan and take some questions as well. Dr. Jha? DR. JHA: Great. Thank you, KJP. Good afternoon, everyone. Good to be with all of you again. As expected, we’re seeing COVID rising across the country this winter. And wh