[Ed. – Shocking]
If you thought the thinly sourced stories from anonymous ‘administration officials’ would end once Trump left office, think again: CNN is now indistinguishable from President Biden’s press shop.
The new administration sought to plant a story that preemptively blamed former president Donald Trump for any hiccups in its COVID-19 vaccine distribution program, and it found the perfect patsy in CNN reporter MJ Lee.
Anonymous Biden administration officials claimed to Lee that the Trump administration had no plan for actually distributing the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines it worked so quickly to approve through the FDA.
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‘There is nothing for us to rework. We are going to have to build everything from scratch,’ one source told CNN, while another claimed the Biden administration was starting from ‘square one’.
This story was such a whopper that even left-leaning journalists piled on to call it false.