On Tuesday, The Trump administration announced Mike Pence would hold a coronavirus briefing in the White House briefing room. When journalists showed up, they discovered they were prohibited from taking any video or audio recordings and were limited to taking still photos, according to the HuffPost.
No audio or video permitted at Pence WH coronavirus press conference, absolutely outrageous and will further signal the public that the Trump admin doesn’t have a handle on this @SenSchumer @SpeakerPelosi @KevinMcCarthyTV @senatemajldr https://t.co/flU4QD32Rn
— Laura Rozen (@lrozen) March 3, 2020
However, it seems the reason for this is because Trump does not trust scientists or health officials.