Just Go Back, Trump Tells 4 Citizen-Lawmakers of Color

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez  confers with U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib  and Rep. Ayanna S. Pressley  during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing

Donald Trump And Close Friend Sean Hannity Pick Different Sides In The Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez–Nan...

In a follow-up tweet, Trump suggested that the four Democrats should leave Washington. Ilhan Omar (Minn.) and Ayanna Pressley (Mass.) - whenever they voice their opinions. Likewise, "Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota - another member of The Squad - was recognized by 53% of the voters; 9% (not a typo) had a favorable view".

Rahm Emanuel, the former chairman of the House Democratic Caucus and Chicago mayor, slammed Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's (D., N.Y) chief of staff Saikat Chakrabarti for attempting to "clear the moderate and centrists out of the party".

Only Ms Omar, whose family left Somalia as refugees and arrived in Minneapolis in 1997, was born outside the US.

Ms Ocasio-Cortez tweeted at Mr Trump: "On top of not accepting an America that elected us, you can not accept that we don't fear you either".

And Rep. Hakeem Jeffries of NY, chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, tweeted: "Racial arsonist strikes again". Shut. Your. Reckless. Mouth.

With his remarks, Trump again inserted himself into a rift between Pelosi and the liberal congresswomen, after offering an unsolicited defence of the Democratic speaker days earlier. Chakrabarti's attack on the party leadership was followed his boss Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez herself accusing Speaker Pelosi of singling out "women of color" in the party after she (Pelosi) had referenced his tweets and warned in a closed door meeting against party cadres airing grievances in public.

On Sunday, Trump's tone turned nativist.

In response, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said that "unfortunately there's an American tradition of telling people to go back to where they came from" and that Trump was trying to "gin up his base" by keeping Americans divided. Then come back and show us how it is done. Continuing, he said "you can't leave fast enough".

"I have worked with Nancy Pelosi in Congress, and I have clashed with Nancy Pelosi as White House chief of staff", Emanuel said in a statement.

Last week, there were reports that Darroch called Trump "insecure", "inept", and "incompetent", which drew the President's ire, and eventually led to Darroch's decision to step down from his post. They're so bad, in fact, that the people of Twitter quickly took the mean-spirited and bombastic USA president to task for his words.

Celebrities, including director Ava DuVernay, Queer Eye star Karamo Brown and actor Jon Cryer, slammed Trump as well, with Cryer declaring the tweets Trump's official debut "as a racist". - Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Democratic presidential candidate, on Twitter.

"That's a racist tweet".

She immigrated to the USA aged 12, teaching herself English by watching American TV and eventually settling with her family in Minneapolis. - Mark Morgan, acting commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, when asked about the tweets, on CBS' "Face the Nation". In his campaign kick-off in June 2015, he deemed many Mexican immigrants "rapists". "It's a very bad tradition that we need to weed out of our nation, because we are a nation of immigrants".

Trump spent years falsely claiming that President Barack Obama was born in Kenya.

And Morgan Freeman echoed similar remarks, repeatedly writing, "Trump is a racist".

Ocasio-Cortez was born in New York City to a family with roots in Puerto Rico. "Catfight is the sexist term Republicans use when two adult women happen to disagree with each other". Ilhan Omar was born in Somalia, and arrived in the United States at the age of 12 after fleeing her country's civil war.

An estimated 11 million illegal immigrants are now in the United States, one million of whom have been sent final removal orders.

Ms Tlaib was born in Detroit.

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