NBC News @NBCNews The leading source of global news and info for more than 75 years. Jul. 14, 2019 1 min read

Congresswomen, who are Americans, are told to "go back" where "they came" from by the president in evocation of birtherism past.  https://nbcnews.to/2XLyBnu 

Speaker Pelosi: When President Trump tells four American Congresswomen to go back to their countries, he reaffirms his plan to “Make America Great Again” has always been about making America white again. Our diversity is our strength and our unity is our power."

Rep. Ben Ray Luján: "A racist tweet from a racist president."

Rep. Beyer: "This is undisguised racism, misogyny, and xenophobia, and everyone in Congress regardless of party should condemn it."

Rep. Neguse says President Trump is "spending his Sunday morning sending bigoted tweets."

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez: "Mr. President, the country I 'come from,' and the country we all swear to, is the United States. ... You are angry because you can’t conceive of an America that includes us. You rely on a frightened America for your plunder."

Rep. Omar: "As members of Congress, the only country we swear an oath to is the United States. Which is why we are fighting to protect it from the worst, most corrupt and inept president we have ever seen."

Sen. Warren: "Let’s be clear about what this vile comment is: A racist and xenophobic attack on Democratic congresswomen."


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