The following is a transcript from the White House Press Pool.
Here’s what we’ve determined POTUS said to the best of our ability after listening to a recording multiple times:
Q: Do you have a message for the American people on gas prices?
“They’re going to go up.”
Q: What can you do about it?
“Can’t do much right now …Russia is responsible.”
Motorcade is on the highway, headed to POTUS’ first stop.
A group of protesters was lined up outside the airport with signs that included the following messages: Decertify the fraud, Texas for Trump and Let’s Go Brandon.White House
REPORTER: What can you do about skyrocketing gas prices?— RNC Research (@RNCResearch) March 8, 2022
BIDEN: "Can't do much right now. Russia's responsible." pic.twitter.com/UZrBUEsliQ