Ocasio-Cortez: Trump’s Immigration Policies About ‘Ethnicity and Racism’

Breitbart | 7/20/2019 | Joshua Caplan
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Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) claimed Saturday that President Donald Trump’s immigration agenda is about “ethnicity and racism.”

“All you need to do is hear what the President did this week to know this is not about immigration at all,” Ocasio-Cortez said at a town hall in Queens, New York City, according to CNN. “Because once you start telling American citizens to quote ‘go back to your own countries,’ this tells you that this President’s policies are not about immigration, it’s about ethnicity and racism.”

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The far-left lawmaker addressed President Trump’s recent criticisms of her and the “Squad,” also comprised of Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), and Rep. Ayana Pressley (D-MA).

Referring to the president’s “go back” tweet, Ocasio-Cortez said his “biggest mistake was that he said the quiet part aloud – that was his biggest mistake.”

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“Because we know that he’s been thinking this the entire time. But he’s been keeping it in here. And this week, it went...
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