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5% of Congress Was Born Abroad. Those Members Show What It Means to Be American.

When President Trump suggested foreign-born Americans should “go back” to the countries they were born in if they do not like it here, he may not have realized that his entreaty could have been addressed to 5 percent of Congress.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
The New York Times
Topics: 
Donald Trump
Democrats
Republicans
Immigration
Author Info: Sheryl Gay Stolberg, Lola Fadulu
Teaser Text: 
When President Trump suggested foreign-born Americans should “go back” to the countries they were born in if they do not like it here, he may not have realized that his entreaty could have been addressed to 5 percent of Congress.
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