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Subject:  Republican minority outreach in action Date:  3/29/2013  9:42 AM
Author:  ramsfanray Number:  1868058 of 1976459

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/ticket/gop-lawmaker-calls-hispan...

During a discussion about ongoing challenges to the economy Thursday, Alaska Republican Rep. Don Young referred to Hispanic workers as "wetbacks," an ethnic slur used to describe migrant workers.

“My father had a ranch; we used to have 50-60 wetbacks to pick tomatoes,” Young told Alaska public radio station KRBD. “It takes two people to pick the same tomatoes now. It’s all done by machine.”


And the GOP wonders why they only get 30% of the Hispanic vote.
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