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  • Rep. Becerra denounces Donald Trump

    Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-Los Angeles, grew up in Sacramento, the son of Mexican immigrants. He was in Sacramento visiting them in June 2016 and stopped by the Ambrosia coffee shop, where he discussed Donald Trump's attack on U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, also the son of Mexican immigrants. It struck close to home.

Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-Los Angeles, grew up in Sacramento, the son of Mexican immigrants. He was in Sacramento visiting them in June 2016 and stopped by the Ambrosia coffee shop, where he discussed Donald Trump's attack on U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, also the son of Mexican immigrants. It struck close to home. Dan Morain The Sacramento Bee
Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-Los Angeles, grew up in Sacramento, the son of Mexican immigrants. He was in Sacramento visiting them in June 2016 and stopped by the Ambrosia coffee shop, where he discussed Donald Trump's attack on U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, also the son of Mexican immigrants. It struck close to home. Dan Morain The Sacramento Bee
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