Trump called on another female reporter but then immediately called on someone else. 'Why is this a global competition to you if everyday Americans are still losing their lives and we're still seeing more cases every day?' Trump asked. As Jiang attempted to respond, Trump told her to keep her "voice down, please".
"Why is this a global competition when, every day, Americans are still losing their lives?" asked Jiang. Jiang retorted to Trump's response, and the President said that he was not singling her out, but that he would have the same answer for anyone who would ask him a "nasty question".
"Don't ask me, ask China that question", Mr Trump responded. "Don't ask me. Ask China that question, OK?"
Jiang has worked CBS News since 2015 but was born in China and immigrated to America at the age of two.
In his own tweets about the press conference, CNN host Brian Stelter said Trump was "rattled" by the questions he received, using Ellis' tweet as an example of this. "I'm saying it to anybody that would ask a nasty question like that". "I have two questions", she said. "Why does it matter?"
Trump then pointed to Kaitlin Collins from CNN News, but she also got into an argument with the president.
Social media is also buzzing with users lashing out at Trump for his "racist temper tantrum" during the briefing.
With that, Trump called an end to the news conference, held in the White House Rose Garden, and walked away.
I have to say that Trump always sticks with the brand, and he never tries to improve what an average pluralistic adult thinks of him, because he clearly doesn't care, "added Joy Reid of MSNBC".
US President Trump is still making headlines for the wrong reasons.
Trump responded, Jiang, a Chinese-American reporter, who asked why he boasts about America's testing compared to other countries.
President Trump has repeatedly claimed that anyone who wants a test can get a test, while many states have said they don't have enough testing supplies.
"You've said many times that the U.S.is doing far better than any other country when it comes to testing".
This morning a White House official referred to #Coronavirus as the "Kung-Flu" to my face.
He then tried to skip Collins after she allowed Jiang's second question. And now I'm calling on" -Kaitlan Collins: "Sir, I just wanted to" -President Donald Trump: - "the young lady in the back.
The Washington Post reports the US has completed almost 9 million coronavirus tests as of Sunday, according to the Covid Tracking Project.
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