CNN Trump Supporter Laments The Use Of Spanish In Tim Kaine’s VP Speech

Scottie Nell Hughes: “I’m Hoping I’m Not Going To Have To Start Brushing Up Back On My Dora The Explorer To Understand Some The Speeches” At The Democratic National Convention

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From the July 23 edition of CNN Newsroom:

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SCOTTIE NELL HUGHES:  And this is about actually sitting there and continuing to divide us. You know, I appreciate him having multicultural and speaking Spanish, I think that’s a great idea, and we can all bring out our languages, Melania could come out and speak her five different languages as well. But what Mr. Trump did, he spoke in a language that all Americans can understand. That is English.

And that is one good thing that I thought was a great thing, you know, that we saw during the -- I didn’t have to get a translator for anything that was going on at the RNC this week and I’m hoping I’m not going to have to kind of start brushing up back on my Dora the Explorer to understand some of the speeches given this week.

Previously:

Laura Ingraham Credits Donald Trump During English-Only Diatribe

Fox's Kilmeade: "Trump Is 100 Percent Right," Bush Shouldn't Speak Spanish To The Press

Limbaugh Mocks Jeb Bush For Campaigning In Spanish

 

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