On MSNBC’s “The Chris Jensing Report,” which aired Tuesday, Deputy Secretary Wendy Sherman said President Joe Biden’s multiple statements about Taiwan and China, which the White House later retracted, were Both are “responses to assumptions”. U.S. policy has not changed.
After playing Biden’s statement on “60 Minutes,” host Peter Alexander asked: “So, it’s not a one-off. As you know, the White House has recused the president many times in the past about the potential for future involvement of Taiwan and the United States. Sexual comments. What signal does this send to the rest of the world that is watching?”
Sherman responded, “Okay, let’s be clear. Our policy hasn’t changed. The president is responding to assumptions. Our policy remains the same. Our one-China policy remains the same.”
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