White House deputy press secretary Josh Earnest told reporters aboard Air Force One on Friday that he didn’t know what caused the delay, “but I can tell you that the president is somebody who makes good on his bets.”
“So I’m confident that Prime Minister Harper and members of his team will soon be enjoying some delicious White House beer,” Earnest said.
And so they were. On Monday two cases of White House brew, Honey Porter and Honey Blond, were delivered to the Canadian Embassy with Obama’s National Security Council acting as distributor:
To which the Canadian Embassy responded: