WH Press Secretary: It's 'Dangerous For The Country' To Question My Honesty
White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham argued on Saturday that it is “wholly irresponsible and dangerous for the country” that people are questioning her official statement on President Donald Trump’s spontaneous weekend trip to Walter Reed Hospital.
RawStory noted that Grisham’s explanation for the visit — that Trump was merely at the medical facility for a “routine checkup” — did not sit well with many observers.
Speculation abounded after news of Trump’s visit to the hospital, which appeared spontaneous and reportedly did not appear on his public or internal schedules for Saturday.
The president himself claimed he was at the hospital for “phase one” of his annual physical, which is not due until next year, but disbelief abounded on social media: