Congressman tells off Trump ‘In language he understands’
TAXAS—A Democratic Congressman who told Donald Trump to take his “border wall and shove it up your ….” in an open letter said he wanted to speak “in language he understands.”
U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, who represents Texas’ 34th District, released the open letter in English and Spanish Monday morning, saying he’d reached a point where he had “had enough” of Trump’s tone on immigration and Hispanics.
“I will not presume to speak on behalf of every American of Mexican descent, for every undocumented worker born in Mexico who is contributing to our country every day or, for that matter, every decent citizen in Mexico,” he wrote in the letter’s conclusion.
“But, I am sure that many of these individuals would agree with me when I say: ‘Mr. Trump, you’re a racist and you can take your border wall and shove it up your …..’”—Agencies