Donald Trump didn’t know what happened to America at Pearl Harbor and had to ask his Chief of Staff, the Washington Post revealed.
With Trump's newfound determination to preserve and celebrate history, I can't help but recall his 2017 visit to the USS Arizona Memorial. The president had to ask John Kelly what happened at Pearl Harbor and its significance, as @CarolLeonnig and I report in #AVeryStableGenius.
— Philip Rucker (@PhilipRucker) July 4, 2020
Thousands of Americans were killed after Japan attacked Pearl Harbor in December 1941. The attack brought the United States into World War II.