|Hawaii senator: Sessions' comments are insulting and biased|
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(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 was when Hawaii became a state. I was in sixth grade at Koko Head Elementary School in Honolulu, and was chosen to pin the 50th star on the American flag in front of my teachers and classmates at a special assembly to celebrate statehood. Like my fellow citizens in Hawaii, I am a proud American. Mazie Hirono This is why Sessions' ignorant comments about US District Judge Derrick Watson from Hawaii were so insulting and prejudiced. In a discussion of President Donald Trump's executive order that banned travelers from several...
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