Social Media Outraged over Sessions' Hawaii Comment

Wochit Headline News - Friday, 21 April 2017  (2 days ago)
Attorney General Jeff Sessions referring to the country's 50th state of Hawaii as just "an island in the Pacific." Using the hashtag #IslandinthePacific, many on Twitter reminded Sessions that Hawaii is in fact part of the country, the birthplace of former President Barack Obama and home to Pearl Harbor.

Recent related news

Advertisement
Social media did not take kindly to U. S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions referring to the country's 50th state of Hawaii as just "an island in the Pacific. "
2 days ago • DNA
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions says “nobody has a sense of humor anymore.” That’s his assessment after drawing ire for seeming to...
15 hours ago • Seattle Times
(CNN)Jeff Sessions, the attorney general of the United States, appears to need a reminder: Hawaii was granted statehood in 1959. I'm happy to tell him where I...
3 days ago • WorldNews
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s Democratic lawmakers are criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions after he expressed amazement on a radio show that a “judge...
3 days ago • Seattle Times
Advertisement

You might like