yahoo.com - 7 days ago
Obama Is Still President In Welcome Letter Sent To New U.S. Citizens
Donald Trump may be in the White House but in some welcome letters, it’s still Barack Obama who’s commander in chief.
An administrative gaffe led to the distribution of some 200 congratulatory letters that identify Obama as the U.S. president to newly minted citizens, The Hill reported. Aisha Sultan, a columnist for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, shared a photo of her British-born husband’s letter on Twitter Friday, raising attention to the error that was liked more than 169,000 times. My British-born husband takes his oath of citizenship today. In the packet for new Americans, the welcome letter from POTUS is from Obama. pic.twitter.com/O56cMj0hhx — Aisha Sultan (@AishaS) July 14, 2017 “We embrace you as a new citizen of our land, and we welcome you to the American family,” read the letter, signed by Trump’s predecessor. Sultan wasn’t the only one finding amusement with the gaffe, as fellow Twitter users responded with an assortment of playful GIFs and stories about their own family’s experiences while becoming U.S. citizens. Maybe he still is President and Ashton Kutcher is about to jump out and punk us all.
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