‘People are dying’: Reporter backs Trump advisor Larry Kudlow into a corner on president’s gross negligence
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow (Gage Skidmore)

Tensions ran high at an outdoor press conference Friday when a reporter asked White House advisor Larry Kudlow, "Where is the President?" and he replied, "I don't understand."


The reporter said, "2,000 people a day are dying of COVID. Where is the President's leadership?"

CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid reported from Washington, D.C. Friday and shared the tweet below. The responses flowed in from there.