Blumenthal: Sessions' Hawaii remark is bizarre


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Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) criticizes Attorney General Jeff Sessions' remark where he said he was "amazed" a judge "on an island in the Pacific" could block Trump's immigration order.

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CNN reports:

Blumenthal: Sessions' Hawaii remark 'really bizarre'

Attorney General Jeff Sessions' seemingly disparaging remark about the state of Hawaii was "really bizarre," Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Friday, speaking on CNN's "New Day."

TheHill reports:

Dem senator rips Sessions’s ‘really bizarre’ Hawaii remark

"Hawaii, that island in the Pacific, is our 50th state," Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) said.

The Washington Times reports:

Richard Blumenthal calls out Jeff Sessions’ comments on Hawaii as ‘really bizarre’

Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Friday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions' remarks on Hawaii were "really bizarre." "Friendly reminder to Jeff Sessions as attorney general, Hawaii, that 'island in the Pacific,' is our 50th state. Judges routinely issue orders that apply nationwide so there is nothing amazing about that fact," Mr. ...