Internet smacks down Trump aide after he refers to California as an 'occupied territory'
New York City,New York/USA February 5, 2020 anti Trump protesters gathered at Columbus Circle, protesting the acquittal of President Trump.

On Tuesday, senior White House aide Joe Grogan took a swipe at the state of California as he and the President landed in Los Angeles to be briefed on preparations for the 2028 Olympic Games.

Commenters on social media were outraged at the unprompted attack on America's most populous state.