02.03.2019

Democrats Tap Leader Of 'Resistance' To Trump For Spanish State Of The Union Response

Democrats Tap Leader Of 'Resistance' To Trump For Spanish State Of The Union Response Stephen Lam/Getty Images

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra — the son of immigrants who has sued the Trump administration 45 times over a wide range of issues — will deliver the Spanish-language response to President Trump's State of the Union address Tuesday.

Becerra was tapped by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., along with former Georgia House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams, who will give her response to Trump's speech in English

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