Texas GOP Rep. Will Hurd Joins Democrats in Vote to Condemn Trump's Tweets as Racist

WASHINGTON -The Democratic-led House voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets, telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin.Tuesday's vote was 240-187 and was solidly opposed by Republicans. Four Republicans -- including Rep. Will Hurd of San Antonio -- voted with the Democrats. It came after Trump and top congressional Republicans denied he is a racist and urged GOP lawmakers to oppose the Democratic measure.The resolution says the House "strongly condemns" Trump's "racist comments that have legitimized and increased fear and hatred of new Americans and people of color."  Continue reading...

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