The White House on Wednesday abruptly canceled its planned pool coverage of President Donald Trump’s meeting with Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó right after Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) announced he would vote to convict President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power.
The pool coverage was scheduled for 2:15 p.m., which was right around the time Romney made his bombshell announcement on convicting the president.
White House just abruptly cancelled a plan 2:15 photo op in Oval Office with Guaido.
We were waiting outside on the South Lawn to head into Oval…& told the meeting is now CLOSED press.
While the pool was outside waiting for Guaido, the Romney impeachment vote news broke…
— Karen Travers (@karentravers) February 5, 2020