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Seeking Unity, Texas Democrats Set Sights On Trump As Common Enemy

Jun 18, 2016
Marjorie Kamys Cotera / Texas Tribune

Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is "Frankenstein’s monster," a "racist," "the Joker" — and an opportunity to turn Texas blue, according to optimistic Texas Democrats gathered at their party’s convention in San Antonio this weekend.

Texas Congressman To Trump: 'Take Your Border Wall And Shove It'

Jun 6, 2016
Texas Tribune

WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela took a poison pen to the Republican presumptive presidential nominee, Donald Trump, in an open letter Monday morning.