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Trump Disavows "Send Her Back" Chant as GOP Frets Over Ugly Phrase

Nervous Republicans, from senior members of Congress to his own daughter Ivanka, urged President Trump on Thursday to repudiate the “send her back” chant directed at a Somali-born congresswoman during his speech the night before at a rally in North Carolina, amid widespread fears that the rally had veered into territory that could hurt their party in 2020.

Friday, July 19, 2019
The New York Times
Topics: 
Presidents
Republicans
Immigration
2020 Election
Author Info: Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Maggie Haberman, Michael Crowley
Teaser Text: 
Nervous Republicans, from senior members of Congress to his own daughter Ivanka, urged President Trump on Thursday to repudiate the “send her back” chant directed at a Somali-born congresswoman during his speech the night before at a rally in North Carolina, amid widespread fears that the rally had veered into territory that could hurt their party in 2020.
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