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Gutierrez blames Trump for Puerto Rican young woman’s Forest Preserve encounter



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WASHINGTON – Americans are being taught to fear people different from themselves, Congressman Luis Gutierrez said on the US House floor this week. And that behavior is linked to President Trump, he said.

Gutierrez' comments were in response to an incident at a Cook County Forest Preserve in which a 24 year old woman preparing for a birthday celebration was verbally approached by an older man criticizing her Puerto Rican flag display.

"I wonder where they get such an idea?" Gutierrez said. "When our president calls Puerto Ricans lazy, and expensive to help, it hurts our nation. When he calls Mexicans rapists … (on and on) … it takes a toll on our nation," he said.

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  1. Proof again that Gutierrez is a Democrat-biased,slanderous, anti-Trump IDIOT.
    The guy in the park was sa bully, a drunken fool, and one of his old grade-school classmates said he was this way as far back as first grade.
    But, say anything to get publicity, right, Luis?