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Trump's access to intel briefings 'under review': White House

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"That's under review, but there was not a conclusion last I asked," Psaki told reporters. Asked about Trump's absence on Twitter, and how that might affect COVID aid negotiations, Psaki added, "I can't say that we miss him on Twitter."

Video Transcript

- Has the White House made a determination about whether it will continue to extend the privilege of intelligence briefings to former President Trump, given the concerns among some Democrats that he'll either misuse it or leverage it to enrich himself?

JEN PSAKI: Uh-huh. This is a good question. I've raised it with our intelligence teams-- or our national security team, I should say. It's something obviously that's under review. But there was not a conclusion last I asked him about it, but I'm happy to follow up on it and see if there's more to share.

- Just curious whether you think his absence has made your job any easier or the White House's job any easier as it kind of goes forward on these COVID negotiations.

JEN PSAKI: This may be hard to believe. We don't spend a lot of time talking about or thinking about President Trump here-- former President Trump, to be very clear. I think that's a question that's probably more appropriate for Republican members who are looking for ways to support a bipartisan package, and-- and whether that gives them space. But I can't say we miss him on Twitter.