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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 17, 2022
REMARKS BY PRESIDENT BIDEN
AFTER MARINE ONE ARRIVAL
(July 16, 2022)
Q Is the Saudi foreign minister lying, President Biden?
The Saudi foreign minister says he didn't hear you accuse the Crown Prince of Khashoggis murder. Is he telling the truth?
THE PRESIDENT: No.
Q Do you regret the fist bump, Mr. President?
THE PRESIDENT: Why dont you guys talk about something that matters? Im happy to answer a question that matters.
Q Will inflation go down from here, Mr. President?
THE PRESIDENT: Im hoping. Well know in the next few weeks.
Q President Biden, will you be honoring your campaign pledge to release all the marijuana inmates in prison?
THE PRESIDENT: I don't think there should -- I dont think anyone in pri- -- anyone should be in prison for the use of marijuana. Were working on the Crime Bill now.